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Address: Between Bluehouse Hill and Holywell Hill, St. Albans AL1 2DL, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1727 866100
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Sun 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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This park is as well used now as it was over 50 years ago. A credit to the city. Something for everyone.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Gill R
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

This park is as well used now as it was over 50 years ago. A credit to the city. Something for everyone.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
30 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Popular with joggers, parents with young kids, and anyone who just likes a park. Easy walking distance from the town centre but feels a world away. Big lake running through the middle which has plenty of birdlife to watch. Only gripe would be not enough bins as too much litter blowing into the lake, which doesn't help the wildlife.

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We went to this park with out little bichon frise. Very clean and tidy Park.. No muds or dirt anywhere. Lovely people around and we had a great Sunday experience

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Pembury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Walked to after visiting cathedral. The open space well laid out, lakes, play area etc. felt envious that people who live local had such a beautiful place nearby with such amazing interesting things to see, Roman wall, Roman mosaic, and the Roman museum all within its 100 acres. Cafe in park worth a visit too. Play area ok for younger... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We love walking through this park along the waterway. The water fowl are such fun to watch. Enchanting area.

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Parked up at the Verulamium Museum car park, limited parking available on the day, but found a space, then into the Museum to pick up a map, although probably not needed, park is not huge, then off for a walk round the park, along the river, by the lakes, lots of people out on a lovely sunny day. A very... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
12 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

An urbane family stroll on Easter Monday, the sun shining, decent folk promenading, the buzz of intelligent conversation, not the slightest need for a wince at intrusive f'ing and blinding, wide open rolling expanses of green toppled off by a picture perfect St Albans cathedral. What's not to love. A trip to the park café more then satisfactory. The only... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

Visiting the area for the fist time we were looking for somewhere to spend a few hours before booking into our hotel, The park is one of the best I have visited with such a selection of things to do with Roman history lesson thrown in. I would love to visit again in the summer to spend more time there.... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Absolutely love this park. Perfect for walking the dogs on and off the lead. The grounds are kept very nice and it feels a very safe haven place too. I have walked around the lake with my dog late at night and felt very safe. The views are fantastic too, especially of the gorgeous Cathedral.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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285 reviews 285 reviews
118 attraction reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This is a lovely place to stroll around with a pond upon which there is a profusion of water fowl and swans. St. Albans Cathedral is nearby as are several pubs and the ever-popular Waffle House. The park itself is home to The Inn on the Park, which is a great cafe. There is a large playground and ample parking... More 

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