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Ashbourne Recreation Ground & Memorial Gardens

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Nice little play area

My kids loved it. I especially liked the water play area on a hot day. Gardens were beautiful in... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2015
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
Walk in the park

A very nice park, lake & gardens very close to the centre of town. Great for a picnic if you don't... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2015
Matthew L
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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Cokayne Avenue, Ashbourne DE6 1EJ, England
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Reviewed July 26, 2015

My kids loved it. I especially liked the water play area on a hot day. Gardens were beautiful in full bloom. Nice place to visit.

1  Thank moggymogg
Reviewed June 25, 2015

A very nice park, lake & gardens very close to the centre of town. Great for a picnic if you don't want to go further into the Peak

1  Thank Matthew L
Reviewed May 9, 2015

Great for walking and good for families. Close to the town of Ashbourne .Well maintained gardens and room for games etc.

Thank NottinghamAnne
Reviewed January 17, 2015

Near the town if you want to find somewhere to eat. Free parking and lots more paid parking over the road. Nice play area

2  Thank Karen R
Reviewed October 15, 2014

Lovely park with bird pond, bandstand etc. and right next to town centre (can park by Waitrose or in the park) – cost for one hour was £1.30, but some free on street parking to the north of the park. Perfect for a general stroll,...More

Thank Andrew081
Reviewed September 25, 2014

This is a splendid resource for all- well kept gardens, peaceful atmosphere but varied with green space, play area, and waterside walk. Cafe facility would be a plus.

Thank 1949etwall
Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

What a lovely surprise park to come across! We only live 20mins away but thought we'd have a ride out. The play park itself is fantastic for toddlers and what a fabulous splash pad! We had no swimwear so nappies and pants on, how could...More

1  Thank siobhan h
Reviewed July 26, 2014

A lovely area to while away a few hours. Big children's play area safely organised. Only problem is crossing the busy road!

Thank babs74_11
Reviewed May 10, 2014

Very well maintained Memorial Park, Childrens play area and Recreation Ground close to the centre of Ashbourne. The Memorial Gardens are dedicated to those who died for their country and there is also a bust dedicated to Catherine Booth who was a co-founder of the...More

1  Thank johnhp702
Reviewed March 21, 2014

I enjoy walking the fields of ashbourne reck, the duck pondand sitting by the river, clean and tidy and very friendly people

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