STANLEY PARK & COCKER TOWER

NOW INCLUDES REFRESHMENTS IN THE HISTORICAL 'PARKS' ART DECO CAFE

Stanley Park is a masterpiece of landscape design and historical splendour. Known as one of the finest parks in the region, and the winner of the Fields in Trust Best Park award 2017, this three hundred and ninety acre park is a landmark in its own right, offering a magical blend of architecture, horticulture and recreation. The naturalised backdrop of woodlands and lakes embraces visitors and transports them to an environment rich in tranquillity.

Discover Stanley Park and the Clock Tower with our Heritage Guides.
 

Our guides will introduce you to the rich heritage of the Stanley Park and the tour includes:
 

  • a rare opportunity to go inside the Cocker Clock Tower

  • a presentation on the history of Stanley Park and its iconic monuments, including the plans and development

  • the tour ends with a tea or coffee and cake in the historic 'Parks' Art Deco Cafe

 

Please note the stairs at the Cocker Clock Tower are steep and may not be suitable for those with mobility issues.

TOURS WILL BE BACK IN 2020!

BOOKING INFORMATION


Ticket - £8 (includes a tea or coffee and cake in the 'Parks' Art Deco Cafe)

Tours last approximately two hours. Please report to Stanley Park Visitor Centre upon arrival.

All children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Cocker Clock Tower is not accessibility-friendly due to steep steps inside the tower. 

MORE ABOUT STANLEY PARK

Further details on the facilities and operation of the park is available on the Blackpool Council website. You may also want to visit the Art Deco Cafe for information and opening times.

 

To learn about the many family events, voluntary work being caried out in around the park and how you can be part of it see the Friends Of Stanley Park website.

 

For approved accommodation, dining and a comprehensive year-round 'What's On' guide for the UK's favourite resort please see the VisitBlackpool website.

BLACKPOOL COUNCIL HERITAGE SERVICE © 2018