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Saffron Walden Turf Maze

Adjacent to Chaters Hill, Saffron Walden, England
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Great for tiring out children. Running or walking it is a great way to exercise. It is one This... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2017
Prue50
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Essex UK
Great for young at heart!

Another maze. This one is set in the grass - it has a small brick pathway set into the grass for... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2017
IanJulie2013
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Average22%
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Adjacent to Chaters Hill, Saffron Walden, England
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Great for tiring out children. Running or walking it is a great way to exercise. It is one This is a great way to tire out children, lets them use up a lot of energy running round.

Thank Prue50
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Another maze. This one is set in the grass - it has a small brick pathway set into the grass for the youngsters to follow round! And you can't even lose them! Great idea, take a picnic and enjoy!

Thank IanJulie2013
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Had a great dad on common' 8 day weekend fun ...then a run around maze fab afternoon...not much else to do on common ..so i would visit museum too only a 5 minute walk away too...pretty little town

Thank Francis T
Reviewed June 30, 2017

Would be great for families with children as they would have great fun walking the maze. Very interesting and very well kept.

Thank Aitch865
Reviewed May 31, 2017

A fun activity when visiting Saffron Walden common. The children's park is nearby too. Make sure you read the plaque at the start of the maze to discover its amazing history. A good way to tire out the kids while you watch!

Thank ReviewerEm
Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

Firstly we couldn't find the maze and then when we did we nearly walked past it. Being at ground level it is not easily identified from a distance. Interesting history.

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Reviewed March 14, 2017

Went to saffron Walden lovely shops and the park and gardens and museum well worth a visit . All free . Beautiful church and nice little coffee shops .the maze is interesting .going back in the summer to revisit the gardens . And the art...More

Thank dee_756
Reviewed February 21, 2017

One of the few remaining turf / brick inlaid mazes in the country - A must see / do! and a great bit of exercise.

Thank 25stew
Reviewed September 17, 2016

I love to find ancient sites like this preserved we should all be proud of our history. Saffron Walden is a very interesting place some lovely buildings as well as the turf maze.

Thank Annieknig
Reviewed September 6, 2016

I hadn't even realised this was there and we were waiting for friends (and needed the steps) so we decided to walk the maze and it was quite fun. It's not really a maze in the more widely-understood sense in that there's only one route...More

Thank ZoeOfShalott
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