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Calderstones Park

Allerton
Liverpool
Merseyside
L18 3JD

Tel: 0151 223 2008

Calderstones Park

About

Calderstones Park is not just another pretty looking park. It's home to ancient megaliths that are said to be older than Stonehenge, this is in fact what the park is named after.

And that's not all, within Calderstones Park visiors will also find the extraordinary Allerton Oak, also known as the Law Oak. It is claimed that 1000 years ago the Hundred Court sat under its spreading branches - the trunk is now hollow and its branches supported by stakes.

Calderstones incorporates the Harthill Botanical Gardens, founded in 1802. Almost 4000 species of plants are on show, brought from all over the world by merchants and other travellers.

The park also features a lake, where youngsters can feed the geese and ducks rice balls! There's also Mansion House, which features a café and a child-friendly play area.
 

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Recent Reviews:

  • 796debraw
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Great park for all
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 24th September 2016
    This park is beautiful in all seasons. It offers beautiful botanic gardens, a green house, a Japanese garden for those who love to garden or for those who appreciate gardening. The children can enjoy... Read full review
  • Anne R
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Friends getaway
    Beautiful park
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 21st September 2016
    Such a lovely place for family friends even solo- lovely relaxed area to walk or run, small cafe/restaurant for snacks & refreshments but the secret garden is my favourite 😄 the only down side for... Read full review
  • Nerak42
    England, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Lovely cafe.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 13th September 2016
    Lovely walk around the park, beautiful gardens and café. Had not been for years so was pleasantly surprised at how nice it was. Lots of families walking and drinking coffee at the little cafe. Read full review

Opening Times

2016 (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016)

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