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Irchester Country Park

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Wonderful outdoor fun

We regularly visit here with family and have a wonderful time with the children exploring the park... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sandfairy27
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Always have a lovely time, picnics and play in the summer and lots of messy walks with my jack... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tracey R
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Wellingborough, England, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“play area”(33 reviews)
“all ages”(29 reviews)
“high wire”(9 reviews)
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This former ironstone quarry has a wonderful children's play area as well as a network of long and short trails through 83 hectares of mixed woodland. The park is home to the Quarryman's Rest Cafe, Jungle Parc UK and the Irchester Narrow Gauge...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Gipsy Lane, Wellingborough NN29 7DL, England
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+44 300 126 5934
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We regularly visit here with family and have a wonderful time with the children exploring the park, climbing the hills and playing on the excellent playground facilities. The cafe and takeaway unit serve drinks and snacks and the parking is reasonably charged for the facilities...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always have a lovely time, picnics and play in the summer and lots of messy walks with my jack russel In all kinds of weather

Thank Tracey R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very pleasant walk to enjoy the autumn colours and convenient car parking so an enjoyable way to spend an afternoon outdoors

Thank franke753
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good for children and walkers but not a lot to do nice autumn colours at present from the mature trees easy walking

Thank Mabel B
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Lovely park to walk around. Easy to find and plenty of space within the park and woods to have a nice walk. Good cafe and some children play areas as well. Good for everyone!

Thank grahamb611
Reviewed 18 September 2018

A lovely park for seeing some nature and having a gentle stroll round. There are a few route you can take to walk round which are marked on posts. There is a bit of history at the end (if you walk round clockwise) about the...More

Thank Caitlin M
Reviewed 5 September 2018

First of all Irchester country park Is an excellent place to go to but on the day we went with our 5 grandchildren we were most annoyed that the High wire was not open. This was after contacting the county council who assured us it...More

Thank STAGMAN55
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here with our Grandson Noah who is 19 months old. The play area and equipment caters for all ages of children. Our Grandaon really enjoyed himself there. There are numerous walks through the woodland with some interesting wooden sculptures and a visitor trail...More

1  Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Irchester Country Park is a venue for a family day out. Great for kids, pets as well as mums, dads and grand parents.

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Extraordinary park to visit and spend a couple of hours with the kids. Loads of activities for them and you can enjoy a cup of coffee or grab a snack.

1  Thank Alex P
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Yes, as long as you use sometningnso it doesn’t burn the grass etc I’m pretty sure they have allocated spaces that have bricks there :)
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