Thompsons Park is a late Victorian garden laid out by the well known garden designer, William Goldring. The park is a charming place with woodland, mature trees, lawns and more formal areas and its character is enhanced by the pool … Continue reading
Grange Gardens is a small green oasis in the densely populated residential heart of Grangetown. One of Cardiff’s earliest public parks, it retains much of its original late Victorian character and is a focus for cultural, recreational and leisure activities … Continue reading
Leafy Victoria Park is a classic late Victorian urban public park, opened in 1897 and named in honour of Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee. The park is a popular local facility boasting an Edwardian drinking fountain canopy, recently installed replica bandstand, … Continue reading
Opened in 1894, Roath Park is one of the most important late Victorian public parks in Wales. The park retains much of its original character and setting with many fine trees and a heated conservatory. Roath Park Lake, home to … Continue reading
With spectacular views of the Brecon Beacons, Cyfarthfa Park provides a great day out for the whole family come rain or shine. From relaxing woodland walks to a playground and state of the art splash pad to the fabulous art and social history collections of Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery. Continue reading
Set in a beautiful 90 acre park, Tredegar House is one of the best examples of a 17th century Charles II mansion in Britain. The earliest surviving part of the building dates back to the early 1500’s. Follow the link to find out more about the history of Tredegar House. Visitors can discover what life was like for those who lived above and below stairs by touring the impressive state rooms and the intriguing servants’ quarters. You can see and hear more about Tredegar House on our video clips page. Continue reading
The focus of the 340-acre country park is a 36-acre lake surrounded by woodland and meadows. The Countryside Centre hosts the Lakeside licensed restaurant. The park is a base for adventure activities, has numerous cycling routes and hire, golf facilities. a caravan and campsite, picnic areas, playground, orienteering courses and nature trails.