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Mowbray Park

Burdon Road, Sunderland SR1 1PP, England
+44 191 219 3941
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Was a nice park

Loads of sexual offenders hanging around the park. In recent years the scene of many rapes and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
eddieprice13
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Lovely and peaceful

Although in thety centre the park was quiet and peaceful, well kept and a pleasure to visit, we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Grumpas
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Burdon Road, Sunderland SR1 1PP, England
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+44 191 219 3941
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"floral displays"
in 2 reviews
"city centre"
in 5 reviews
"great open space"
in 2 reviews
"children love"
in 2 reviews
"large lake"
in 2 reviews
"sunny day"
in 2 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"play area"
in 2 reviews
"seagulls"
in 8 reviews
"ducks"
in 10 reviews
"picnic"
in 11 reviews
"winter"
in 19 reviews
"trees"
in 5 reviews
"museum"
in 15 reviews
"benches"
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"walks"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loads of sexual offenders hanging around the park. In recent years the scene of many rapes and sexual offences. Council have let the community down by taking away the park keepers and security. National government gave the local council millions to spend on the park....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although in thety centre the park was quiet and peaceful, well kept and a pleasure to visit, we shall return.

Thank Grumpas
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Visited here by chance. Had a lovely walk around the park. Nice little bit of history thrown in too.

Thank Marie J
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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

Visited with extended family, on a most beautiful day, lovely quiet, the greenery and plants were brilliant, our granddaughters loved watching the birds on the lake, as well as playing in the play area.

Thank IAN N
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

We walk In here regularly , and it is so nice when the spring hits too We last walked around on a Saturday morning and there was a wedding having photos taken in the band stand ..so lonely Then in the back ground near the...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Really liked this park with all the sculptures and decorative features. Plenty to see and a good place to stretch your legs with the dogs. I particularly liked the memorial section which made me feel very humble and appreciative of those who fought for our...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2017

The park is located a few metres from the main thoroughfares of Holmside and Fawcett St. but it's a haven of peace. This park was voted Best Park in Britain in 2008 and I'm not surprised. When I was there recently there were wonderful colourful...More

Thank George H
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

HUGE park with plenty to offer right in the heart of Sunderland City Centre and park of Winter Gardens... huge play area always packed with children, lots of space for dog walks, jogging or a nice stroll, even picnic on a nice day. Large pind...More

Thank Simon W
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

The museum is a nice place to spend a couple of hours and a walk in the park on a sunny day is always nice, making a break from shopping.

Thank Greg T
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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

Lovely park but needs some work doing to it and the grass needs cutting lovely views and food places near by

Thank Kane S
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