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Great free day out.

My kids loved it here playing in the fountains. It's a really clean area as well. I was so... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Jenny F
Bradford, England, United Kingdom
date night

A lovely feature to the city. lighted at night, feels like the marina in Dubai with the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
South yorkshire
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City Park is Bradford's brilliant multi-award winning high-tech water feature, the largest of its kind in the UK. City Park has many moods. It can be a cool, tranquil and misty space, a huge, reflective watery mirror, a bubbling, squirting, popping...more
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Bradford City Centre, Bradford BD1 1HY, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely feature to the city. lighted at night, feels like the marina in Dubai with the restaurants close by.

Thank Knitpicker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nicely renovated and developed over time. Great place to sit during the summer. The water fountains look lovely. The downside is that there isn't enough security in the area, young girls tend to get followed

Thank AKat93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Experienced one of the library days whereas kids where invited to play in the fountains and have story and crafts, magnificent ... I especially enjoyed the fairy ;)

Thank FreyjaFaery
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Although it was early October and 6.0 pm when we came here, we were surprised to see people getting well and truly wet through by walking and running through the water fountains. When we left the area when it was dark, it was good to...More

Thank dnowland_12
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Fascinating experience sat around the pool with chips watching the children in the pool & having fun with the fountains too

Thank Susan B
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Minutes away from walk its always such a pleasant walk! Even during the night the lights make it so peaceful and the lights are so fascinating! The kids love it! Always busy, happening and great place to commute with all the eating places round it.

Thank 67shezadm
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Lovely soothing sounds from the fountains and great to see children playing in the water in safety. Places to sit and enjoy the water.

Thank Lynda H
Reviewed July 18, 2018

My kids loved it here playing in the fountains. It's a really clean area as well. I was so surprised , after saying that I'd never let my kids go in the fountains, Bradford is 100% improving and when we visited bradford festival was on...More

1  Thank Jenny F
Reviewed July 16, 2018

I live in Bradford so it is entirely possible that how nice this spot is may be lost on me but my personal review is this. It's added something to the city centre and has given people with young children somewhere to go that is...More

1  Thank Mad_March_Hare_S
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

I went over the weekend kids had great time but some people spoilt it by discarding there empty cans bottles crisps into the water letting there kids do it too even though there are bins near by total disregard of other people who have come...More

Thank Ilyas P
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January 6, 2017|
Response from Imran Z | Reviewed this property |
yes I belive the lights will be on at around that time