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Great park for the family

Love the park and petting zoo, my grand kids had a great time. Shame the paddling pools have been... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Travelsafe333
Huge and so much to explore

I’ve only visited this park a handful of times, but each time I’m impressed by something new. I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Angela H
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Harlow Town Park was opened in 1957 and consists of covers 164 acres and includes Water, Newfoundland, Specimen, Sensory and Walled Gardens, the Stort Valley Meadows and Peace Wood, paddling pool, bandstand, Skate Park, Outdoor gym, Adventure...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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School Lane, Harlow, Harlow CM20 2QD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Love the park and petting zoo, my grand kids had a great time. Shame the paddling pools have been drained. It was a lovely hot day and they looked forward to using the pools. If you visit the petting zoo don’t go to the cafe,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’ve only visited this park a handful of times, but each time I’m impressed by something new. I thought by now I would have found everything there, but apparently there’s a splash park I haven’t found yet!!! So far we’ve found the lovely little farm,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Angela H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meet up with friends and family for link fest. Park is kept very nice and it’s great to see families enjoy themselves. Nice walk ways and undulating hills. This is a very nice place to visit. Would recommend it

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully maintained parks and gardens - perfect place for picnics with the little ones. I was lucky to have a perfect English day to visit - enjoyable- wear comfortable walking shoes

Date of experience: August 2019
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levettmik, Manager at Harlow Town Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments which are appreciated. Regards Mike

Reviewed June 22, 2019

Well done Harlow Council and everybody involved in the maintenance and management of the Town Park. Whether its is a short walk, a coffee in Spurriers Café visiting Pest Corner, playing on the play equipment, a pint in the pub or a park run this...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Richard A
levettmik, Manager at Harlow Town Park, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2019

Many thanks for your comments which are appreciated; its good to get feedback about the Park. Regards Mike Levett

Reviewed June 1, 2019

The park is large and this means even though there were a few people about, it was a great place to stretch my legs after a 180 mile drive. It's easy to get a bit disorientated while wandering so it's a good idea to check...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jane T
Reviewed May 15, 2019

If you go past the Pets corner, and make your way to the greyhound, past the greyhound you will come upon another extension of Harlow town park, from there you can go on the trail leading up high, or take the low pass under the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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levettmik, Manager at Harlow Town Park, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2019

Thanks for your comments, you can also go slightly off this route to Old Harlow and visit the Museum and Walled Gardens which are open on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week and well worth a visit. Mike Levett

Reviewed April 28, 2019

Such a little gem for walking cycling or for a run, what a lovely little cafe in the middle the pets corner great for all ages and a pub to look out for.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mark F
Reviewed April 28, 2019

Lots to see and do, pets corner and adventure playground, wide open spaces, pathways etc. etc. free parking nearby for 1 hour.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

I visited here with family members and our children (11, 10, 5). We managed to get a parking space in a nearby street but there is a large car park nearby. We looked around the pet corner (free!) Which had different farm animals. The children...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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rising57
September 4, 2019|
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Response from levettmik | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Alcohol is only allowed in the Park when we have a concert when a licence has been secured for such an activity. Regards Mike Levett
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Andrei Nicolae D
July 26, 2019|
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Response from levettmik | Property representative |
Thank you for your query. BBQs are not allowed in the Town Park
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September 13, 2018|
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Response from levettmik | Property representative |
We welcome all well trained dogs to the park. Dogs are not allowed in Pets Corner. The best place for parking at the Town Park would be off Fifth Avenue (Showground car park) which has a lot of spaces and if you follow the... More
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