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Barrow Park

Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5EY, England
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Beautiful award winning gardens

Well worth a visit. Our parks department is second to none. As are the beautiful hanging baskets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Monica44601
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
An oasis!

A beautiful area to walk your dog and take in the splendors that the plant kingdom has to offer... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stuart W
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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“boating lake” (16 reviews)
“mini golf” (10 reviews)
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Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 5EY, England
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"boating lake"
in 16 reviews
"mini golf"
in 10 reviews
"children's play area"
in 8 reviews
"band stand"
in 6 reviews
"war memorial"
in 6 reviews
"putting green"
in 5 reviews
"flower displays"
in 4 reviews
"feed the ducks"
in 3 reviews
"large pond"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful gardens"
in 2 reviews
"glass house"
in 2 reviews
"highest point"
in 2 reviews
"trip down memory lane"
in 2 reviews
"miniature steam railway"
in 2 reviews
"duck pond"
in 2 reviews
"popular with dog walkers"
in 2 reviews
"run around"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit. Our parks department is second to none. As are the beautiful hanging baskets and floral islands all around our town.

Thank Monica44601
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful area to walk your dog and take in the splendors that the plant kingdom has to offer. The Town Fathers new that an industrial town needed an area of parkland that people could enjoy and for a short time get away from the...More

Thank Stuart W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Trees, trees, trees. And some benches.More trees, some grass and TREES, TREES, TREES, TREES.Oh, and grass inbetween.

Thank Xmas J
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

A well maintained park,even at this time of year. There is a large pond with usual ducks,seagulls and Canadian Geese who do leave a lot of poo around the pond.There is a boating shed but no longer any boats for hire as all sold off...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Barrow park is a hidden gem! There is everything there for the kids mini golf , climbing frames , swings a lake and a skate park which my family really enjoyed. For the adults there are a number of bowling grounds and you can watch...More

Thank justineshiers
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

lovely place for kids and picnic if on a good sunny day . they have a gift shop and near by a town with loads of shops to suit every one bars cafes and gifts .superrmarket ect ..

Thank Alison G
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful park loads of space for the kids to run around and play, spaces for a picnic plus a small but lovely cafe by the children's play area, lovely for familys or couple's to have a walk.

Thank Samantha S
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very well maintained park with coffee shop and place for children to play also boats to hire on lake

Thank fezy37
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The gardens of Barrow park are superb, and a credit to the horticultural staff. The park is a lovely place to stroll through during the day (although, as in every park, evidence of night time anti-social behaviour was to be occasionally glimpsed) - plus it...More

Thank HondaSP2
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

A very large, tranquil, well maintained park on the outskirts of Barrow. No admission cost. A really outstanding war memorial. Lovely place, large pond with all kinds of ducks.

Thank pbramham
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Liz C
15 August 2017|
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Response from Dee M | Reviewed this property |
yes but they must be kept on a lead and picked up after (obviously).
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Response from sheila f | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid the boats no longer operate but hte is the best place in town to walk a dog
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