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Hardwick Park

From £0.00
Sedgefield
County Durham
TS21 2DN

Tel: +44 01740 621505

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Hardwick Park at sunset

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
All VisitorsFree

Parking charges: up to 2 hours - £2.00, over 2 hours - £3.00, Season Ticket - £75.00.

Gradings

  • VAQAS VB Attraction
VAQAS VB Attraction

Awards

  • Visit EnglandQuality Assured Visitor Attraction Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2014
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    172
  • Very Good
    89
  • Average
    12
  • Poor
    3
  • Terrible
    6

Recent Reviews:

  • Juliewetherell
    Beautiful park
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th November 2016
    Stunning grounds Gorgeous at all times of the year Definitely one of the best parks in Durham & even the uk, A nice play area for kids & lovely little cafe with home made cakes & pies. Read full review
  • Caroline C
    Elloughton, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    good for a leisurely walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th November 2016
    Colours at this time of year are stunning and good place for gentle stroll around the lake, lots of families with children for a morning out Read full review
  • SharonJT67
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Autumnal walk
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 12th November 2016
    Took a wander around the park, the area was lovely with all the leaves on the ground, really autumnal, plenty of families out with children & dogs & wonderful just watching the ducks & swans gliding... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Access Statement - Please see below

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (charge)

Provider Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted - Must be on a lead.

Access Information

Opening Times

Hardwick Park (1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday07:00 - 18:00
Bank Holiday07:00 - 18:00

* Park open all year, daily 0700-1800; Visitor Centre open 1000-1600. Visitor Centre and Cafe open throughout the festive season. Closed Christmas Day and New Years Day. Cafe open to 6pm Summer.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Hardwick Park is near Sedgefield on the A177 Durham to Stockton road. 2 miles from A1(M)J60. Ample parking on site with coach and accessible parking bays (please note pay and display charges apply at all times).

Public Transport Directions

Nearest bus stop is on Sedgefield high street which is a mile walk to Hardwick Park. Call Traveline on 0871 200 2233 for further details.

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