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Heritage Open Days - Stanley Park

Stanley Park and Cocker Clock Tower Tour

Discover the fascinating history of one of Lancashire’s best-loved parks.

Opened in 1926 by the Earl of Derby, Stanley Park continues to impress visitors offering a wonderful blend of architecture, recreation, nature and tranquillity. Winner of the 2019 Fields in Trust ‘UK’s Best Park’ award, this celebrated landmark is a masterpiece of landscape design and the backdrop to many local events and festivals. Discover the heritage of Stanley Park on this tour, which includes the rare opportunity to climb the Cocker Clock Tower.

Access

  • Partially wheelchair accessible
  • Please note that the Cocker Clock Tower stairs are steep and may not be suitable for those with mobility issues
  • Parking and toilets on-site
  • Dogs welcome
  • Refreshments available


COVID-19 Considerations

This event will run in line with local & national government guidelines at the time of the festival.

Additional Information

Max 20 people per tour/session. Tour lasts approximately 90 minutes.

Directions

Meet outside the Visitors Centre, next door to the Art Deco Cafe on Stanley Park.

Organised by

Blackpool Heritage Service and Showtown Blackpool

Event times

Sat 18 September 2021, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Tickets

Free - Booking Required

Booking opens on Thursday 12th August at 9.30am. Our booking phone line will be open every Thursday and Friday 9.30am - 12.30pm, from 12th August to 10th September. Bookings on the phone will not be taken outside of these times. Booking online is through our eventbrite page and can be accessed at any time from 9.30am on 12th August to 12.30pm on 10th September. Tickets are on a first come, first served basis.

Booking Contact: Blackpool Heritage Service/ Showtown Blackpool
Call: 01253 478624

Stanley Park and Cocker Clock Tower Tour

Visitors Centre, Stanley Park, Mawson Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY3 9EQ

Tour guide stood in front of a tour group sat down on steps. The Italian Gardens are behind the tour guide.
Stanley Park and Cocker Clock Tower Tour