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Truly great Park

Fantastic toy area, stunning boating lake with amazing staff, pretty gardens, plenty of hiking and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
shuulem
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Manchester, United Kingdom
awesome park

Haven't been here since I was a child. Took my girlfriend here for a walk when we visited from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BenjiBray
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Beijing, China
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Reading the bad reviews we had the same experience found the park online looked great planned to go on the boats and trains took our 5 year old and 10 month old also invited along my mum and dad (in a separate car with a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic toy area, stunning boating lake with amazing staff, pretty gardens, plenty of hiking and rambling... A fabulous full day out for the family..

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank shuulem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haven't been here since I was a child. Took my girlfriend here for a walk when we visited from China. It was a lovely day out, the lake is lovely, wish the train had been running. The kids playpark is also fun. I don't care...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BenjiBray
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great park for kids and family lots to do like boating playing on slides, large paddling pool for the kids sand Pitts and lots of picnic areas

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank sharondshaw
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This park, right in the middle of Burnley is wonderful. Great day out for kids. Has a small miniature railway at only £1 per ride, a boating lake with inexpensive charges, large paddling pool and playground for kids. Beautiful walks all around and rivers and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Jancrow4
Reviewed April 13, 2019 via mobile

Thompson Park is a wonderful place to enjoy some peace and quite away from the traffic and noise. The parks well kept flower beds offer a wealth of colour and splendour as you walk arojnd the many paths. Nature is in abundance with a variety...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Almiro1956
Reviewed April 13, 2019

It’s been many years since I’ve visited this park, but as the play park nearer was closed for maintenance, i decided to go here. What an amazing time we had. We spent hours there!! The play park has everything you can imagine and the little...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Hazel M
Reviewed April 9, 2019 via mobile

what a fantastic park for all of the family to enjoy. No dogs allowed in the park, no dog mess, no dogs wandering everywhere. Well done Burnley council, other councils take note.

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank tajmahal122019
Reviewed April 2, 2019

I went with my Grandson who is 3 and my niece 7. We all loved this park so much we will definatly be returning. The miniature steam train was great. We went on x2. The park itself it ideal for all kids of any age....More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank wendy y
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Great place for the family. It has a play area, miniture railway and boating lake. There is a kiosk for hot and cold drinks and ice creams.

Date of experience: September 2018
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