Wharton Park

Framwellgate Peth
Durham City
County Durham
DH1 4RR

Tel: 03000 262 655

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Wharton Park

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  • Excellent
    32
  • Very Good
    17
  • Average
    9
  • Poor
    3
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Recent Reviews:

  • RiverWear
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great views of Durham
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 24th January 2019
    There is a cafe (not open when I was there), a children’s play area, community orchard and bird watching area. The park also has the sculpture by Hamish Horsley which frames the Cathedral in the... Read full review
  • susanw197320
    Durham, England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Cafe too busy
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 30th January 2019
    The cafe was really busy when we were there with my Great Nephew and Great niece in the summer but plenty for the kids to do ages 5 & 6 Read full review
  • Kevin F
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Ideal summer visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th February 2019
    Well cared for, and ideal for children, Wharton Park is a lovely place for picnics in summer. There is a clean and tidy cafe and beautiful views of the city. Read full review

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Accessibility

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Parking & Transport

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Access Information

Opening Times

Season (21 May 2018 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Open daily, with events held throughout the year.

Map & Directions

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Saturday, 6th April 2019 - Monday, 22nd April 2019

Wharton Park: Bounding Bunnies Easter TrailBounding bunnies Easter trail - The Easter Bunny's friends are lost in the park! Can you help us to find them? Complete the trail and collect a sticker.  £1 per trail sheet which can be purchased from the café during opening hours.
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Tuesday, 9th April 2019 - Tuesday, 9th April 2019

Tuesday, 16th April 2019 - Tuesday, 16th April 2019

Wharton Park: We're Going On an Egg Hunt!Children will listen to the story before heading off into the park grounds to take part in a fun egg hunt, followed by themed craft activities. £4 per child booking essential .  To book call 03000 262 655 
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Thursday, 11th April 2019 - Thursday, 11th April 2019

Thursday, 18th April 2019 - Thursday, 18th April 2019

Wharton Park: Bunny SchoolChildren will listen to the story before heading off into the park grounds to take part in a fun egg hunt, followed by themed craft activities. £4 per child booking essential.  To book call 03000 262 655 
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