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Avenham and Miller Parks

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Lovely place

Avenham Park is a lovely walk and lovely cafe. Cyclists and runners are very welcome. The parks are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ian R
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Preston, United Kingdom
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Two Beautiful Parks

Avenham and Miller Parks are just beautiful for all to enjoy its natural beauty. All the Family can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Zafat D
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Preston
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“beautiful park”(35 reviews)
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South of City Centre, Preston, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Avenham Park is a lovely walk and lovely cafe. Cyclists and runners are very welcome. The parks are great for kids.

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Avenham and Miller Parks are just beautiful for all to enjoy its natural beauty. All the Family can enjoy walks, picnic and sports. It has a lot of History and beautiful Gardens including the Japanese Garden with its rockery and bridge. It also has a...More

Thank Zafat D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Park itself is absolutely beautiful. You could walk for miles and enjoy the tranquil scenery. The Japanese garden is well kept. If your going, take a picnic as you can sit anywhere and enjoy 😊. The pavilion cafe however is very poor. The staff...More

Thank D45HNA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every year there is an event called classics in the park were old cars and motorcycles are on display in the park. No entry fee. Was a beautiful sunny day set in a very nice well looked after park. The park is well worth a...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

beautiful place to relax and well situated in AVENHAM PARK PRESTON LANCS.CAR PARK is near the Continental public house

Thank deefbee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely park especially when the sun is shining. The river bank has had a lot of trees cut down and it’s a lot brighter. I’d say the pavilion could do with a spruce up and maybe the staff could with with training so they have...More

Thank A1-icia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice setting so very close to Preston city centre. Lovely river side walks and fantastic flower beds and a intresting pond. Great place to visit with family or friends.

Thank Gareth H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can not believe such beauty is in the centre of Preston. The gardens are amazing and varied in style and architecture. My friends and I love to walk along the rivers banks into the park. Uphill into the town centre or along the flat to...More

Thank brieryfield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful public parks close to the heart of Preston City Centre. Lovely place to spend an afternoon if the weather is nice.

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a lovely 2.5hr walk today, we gently walked down the river on both sides around the park and met some lovely dog owners to. The dogs loved going down into the river and finished off in the little waterfall, which we were...More

Thank victoria s
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Linda G
25 April 2018|
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Response from Hankmarving43 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there's also a large playground in between Miller park and avenham park just follow the path down the river past the bridge and it will appear on your left
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Deejaxo
3 September 2017|
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Response from 889George_ | Reviewed this property |
There are no fixed facilities there and I don't know the regulations regarding portable barbecues.. Sorry I can't be of more help. Perhaps you could contact the town hall or local tourist information.
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