Calderstones Park

Allerton
Liverpool
Merseyside
L18 3JD

Tel: +44 (0)151 223 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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
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    197
  • Very Good
    87
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Recent Reviews:

  • Ken18
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Mansion House focal point
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 30th September 2019
    Restored Calderstones Park Mansion House opened to the public this month and became once again the focal point of Calderstones Park. It is now the HQ of The Reader Organisation. Magnificent... Read full review
  • Grace C
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Beautiful Park
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 3rd October 2019
    I love this place.It is kept in beautiful condition,love the work that has been going on.The gardens are beautiful especially in summer months and ice-cream is delicious.Famous for the Allerton Oak... Read full review
  • DebandStevePotter
    Nantwich, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Return to my childhood
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 8th October 2019
    It's 30+ years since I used to walk here from Childwall with my parents on a Saturday to walk the dog. I have vivid memories of aspects of the park so decided to drive up for the day with my husband... Read full review

Opening Times

2019 (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

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