Guided tour: 'Springtime! Let's take a walk in the Park!' (Stanley Park, Liverpool)

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Stanley Park is a fine example of a Victorian Park – first opened with much pomp and ceremony in May 1870 by the then Lord Mayor, Joseph Hubbard. It was designed by Edward Kemp, who was a protégée of Paxton and worked with him at Birkenhead Park. It had formal gardens, lakes and an open area for sport. There was a bandstand, 5 sandstone pavilions and a splendid conservatory, now Grade II listed.

Over the past two years there has been an extensive regeneration programme. Be taken on a guided tour of the newly restored gardens, lakes and pavilions by a Park Ranger (please wear appropriate footwear). Tea and cake will be served afterwards in the Gladstone Bistro.

Venue information

Stanley Park

Liverpool, L21

Entry details

£10. Apply to Elizabeth Williamson, 0151 4272978 1.45pm
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