Wharton Park

Framwellgate Peth
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 4RR

Tel: 03000 262 655

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Wharton Park

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    31
  • Very Good
    15
  • Average
    8
  • Poor
    3
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • John F
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Good entertainment
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 16th September 2018
    They have some great brass bands play here and i try and see as many as i can.There is plenty for the children to do young and old. Cafe good Read full review
  • valerie4135
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Worth a visit
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 8th October 2018
    Excellent for children young and old with very good play areas . Lovely community garden . Would just like to see more flowers around the park Read full review
  • tribewardmk
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Recent work has made this really nice
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 29th October 2018
    Visited this with a visitor to Durham, to get the wonderful view and then had a coffee in the cafe. Visited a couple of weeks later with my great-nephews who had a wonderful time- using the fitness... Read full review

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Opening Times

Season (21 May 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

* Open daily, with events held throughout the year.

Map & Directions

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Saturday, 1st December 2018 - Saturday, 1st December 2018

Saturday, 8th December 2018 - Saturday, 8th December 2018

Saturday, 22nd December 2018 - Saturday, 22nd December 2018

Elf Workshop Wharton Park - Elf WorkshopJoin Jingle who will teach the children how to be a first class elf through a series of exciting games and activities.Children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking required, limited spaces, early booking is advised.
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Sunday, 2nd December 2018 - Sunday, 2nd December 2018

Elf Workshop Wharton Park - The Jolly Christmas PostmanWrite a letter to Father Christmas (children will receive a reply in the post before Christmas Day
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Sunday, 9th December 2018 - Sunday, 9th December 2018

Elf Workshop Wharton Park - Father Christmas needs a weeChildren will make their own Father Christmas to take home
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Sunday, 23rd December 2018 - Sunday, 23rd December 2018

Elf Workshop Wharton Park - The Night Before ChristmasChildren will make their own environmentally friendly reindeer food to put out on Christmas Eve.
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Saturday, 1st December 2018 - Sunday, 6th January 2019

Elf Workshop Wharton Park - Elf TrailCan you help Father Christmas find his Elves and get them back to the North Pole before Christmas Day! Complete the park trail and get a Christmas Treat. Pick up a trail sheet from the Café between 10.00 and 16.00. 
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Saturday, 15th December 2018 - Sunday, 16th December 2018

Wharton ParkWharton Park - Winter At WhartonWinter at Wharton event - Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 December details coming soon!
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Sunday, 2nd December 2018 - Sunday, 2nd December 2018

Festive stories: Father Christmas needs a weeWharton Park - Christmas Corner - Festive stories: The Jolly Christmas PostmanHeld: Education Rm. Includes story time followed by a festive trail and Xmas craft activity the perfect way to spend a Sun afternoon. Write a letter to Santa (children will receive a reply in the post before Xmas Day)
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Sunday, 9th December 2018 - Sunday, 9th December 2018

Festive stories: Father Christmas needs a weeWharton Park - Christmas Corner - Festive stories: Father Christmas needs a weeChildren will make their own Father Christmas to take home
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Sunday, 23rd December 2018 - Sunday, 23rd December 2018

Festive stories: Father Christmas needs a weeWharton Park - Christmas Corner Festive stories: The Night Before ChristmasChildren will make their own environmentally friendly reindeer food to put out on Christmas Eve
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