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Victoria Park

Address: Old Ford Road, London, England (East End / East London)
Phone Number: 44-20-8533-2057
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

It is an amazing venue that can offer opportunity for people to meet up, family to relax, children to play, couple to love... I go there to run, listen music, read and just lying down on the grass. There are events long the year: concerts, fun fair and last Christmas there was winterville. If you like park you need to... More 

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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Park circumference is about 2.5 miles and you only have to cross the road twice. To get here I run down along the canal which connects with the park. You can choose to run on a trail alongside the paved path or run the path. Very flat trail though.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Such a lovely park in East London - out of the way from the tourist trap parks around Buckingham Palace and just a nice place to go for a walk/Boris bike/have a picnic etc...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Very nice and flat, for easy runs. Lots of kids climbing, round about a and the like. Skatepark. Also good green areas for football and monkey bars for body weight training

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

Recently I participated in an event here which involved walking two circuits around the park. Had it not been for that I would never have known such a lovely place exists. There appears something for everyone on Victoria Park and great to see it so well used by the community and visitors. We visited on a Sunday and because we... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Was announced as being an "alternative Xmas market", which was not really true. It is small, stuffed with fancy fair things and 2 tents with "local artists arts" and at the end another few small venues. The mulled wine was all over the place as the hot dogs. Entrance is free if you show your bag to the security man..... More 

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Comox, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Want to try an authentic full english breakfast alternatively lots of eggs benedict menu choices in a peaceful traditional English Park setting far from the crowds of the of the West End? Well, the Pavilion is as good as it gets. Attached is a photo of their chalkboard menu to wet your appetite. It is the East End so plan... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Go to the park often and always have a good time. Lots to do and excellent for children. Play park excellent and great for imaginary play, my children have been princesses in a castle, pirates on a ship and much more. Lakes are beautiful and lots of ducks (and pidgeons) to feed. Only downside is that the cafe is very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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38 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I visited this park on Sunday with my 3 sons the children playground was fantastic my boys had a wonderfull time will definitely visit again, very interresting place and spacious. I read a few wonderful reveiws which fit the discription of the park, will definitely recommend.

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London, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

nothing beats a walk to Victoria park on a Sunday. It is a very chilled and unassuming park, right in the heart of East London. when it was first opened it was known as the 'lungs of East London'. There is something for everyone, from children, to dog lovers and fitness fanatics and the park is always buzzing with activities.... More 

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