Wharton Park

Framwellgate Peth
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 4RR

Tel: 03000 262 655

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      33
    • Very Good
      18
    • Average
      10
    • Poor
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    • Terrible
      2

    Recent Reviews:

    • Jen W
      Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      bit of a climb
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 24th March 2019
      this is a lovely park,well kept and with lots to do for a wide range of children.parking is easy.However it is atop a steep hill and the acess to some of the areas is steep VERY steep.Theres a... Read full review
    • paulrothwell26
      Durham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Picturesque
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 25th June 2019
      Wharton Park is a lovely little park nestled away just behind Durham Train Station and just off Framwellgate Peth (A691). You can also enter it by foot from North Road or behind the Train Station... Read full review
    • Louise H
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Day out with grandkids
      3 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 9th July 2019
      Very hilly,not much for 2 year old to do only one play ground and not really much there. When we went was nothing on ,no bands or entertainment . Cafeteria seemed clean but not really cheap when you... Read full review

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    Opening Times

    Season (21 May 2018 - 31 Dec 2019)

    * Open daily, with events held throughout the year.

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    Saturday, 10th August 2019 - Saturday, 10th August 2019

    girl in a gardenWharton Park: Chapterhouse Theatre Company Presents - The Secret GardenThis enchanting story, loved by children and adults alike, is presented in some of the UK and Ireland’s most beautiful outdoor venues. Relive this tale of secrecy and curiosity in what will be one of the highlights of the summer. 18:30 start
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    Sunday, 28th July 2019 - Sunday, 28th July 2019

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    Sunday, 11th August 2019 - Sunday, 11th August 2019

    Sunday, 18th August 2019 - Sunday, 18th August 2019

    Sunday, 25th August 2019 - Sunday, 25th August 2019

    wharton parkWharton Park: Summer Brass SeriesWe are hosting a a series of free Sunday afternoon Brass in the park concerts, by some of the County's finest brass bands, performed in the amphitheatre. What better way to enjoy a summer Sunday afternoon?
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    Wednesday, 31st July 2019 - Wednesday, 31st July 2019

    wharton parkWharton Park: Secret garden workshopThe Secret Garden theatre production is coming to the park later this summer. This themed workshop will take you on a journey of discovery to explore, puzzle, reveal the mysteries in the park, and discover our secret garden.
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    Thursday, 1st August 2019 - Sunday, 1st September 2019

    coached sports session durham city wharton park familyfun Wharton Park: Secret Summer TrailThis summer we are challnging you to our secret summer trail. Collect a sheet from the cafe and see if you can solve the puzzles and riddles hidden around the park. Once complete return to the cafe for your sticker prize.
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    Monday, 12th August 2019 - Friday, 16th August 2019

    coached sports session durham city wharton park familyfun Wharton Park: Summer CampWe are offering a week long summer camp, with each day being packed with challenges, creativity, sports, exploring and friendship building.
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    Wednesday, 21st August 2019 - Wednesday, 21st August 2019

    coached sports session durham city wharton park familyfun Wharton Park: Teddy Bears PicnicPack a picnic and bring your favourite teddy bear and join us for lots of beartastic activities in the park, including themed arts and crafts, the teddy bear trail and also compete in the teddy bear sports day!
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    Tuesday, 23rd July 2019 - Thursday, 29th August 2019

    coached sports session durham city wharton park familyfun Wharton Park: Rain or shine drop in craftsEvery Tuesday throughout the summer holidays (23 July - 29 August) Create and make, get messy and have fun whatever the weather. Suitable for children of all ages. Must be accompanied by an adult.
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    Thursday, 25th July 2019 - Thursday, 29th August 2019

    coached sports session durham city wharton park familyfun Wharton Park: Coached Sports SessionsChildren aged 4-11 years who love sports or want to get involved, can join our coach from LK Health & Wellbeing, for free weekly coached sports sessions.
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