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Lovely park to walk and reflection childhood times spent here

Lots to look at....lakes fountain old tennis courts play areas and space for canons??Pity the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Janet E
Blackburn, United Kingdom
Lovely place to chillax!

I think that Corporation Park is the best park to sit down and have a rest from whoever and look at... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Zainul H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots to look at....lakes fountain old tennis courts play areas and space for canons??Pity the conservatory keeps being the target for vandals....remember it in a beautiful condition with exotic plants. Also great venue For Arts in the Park previously.The broad walk is beautiful to stroll...More

Thank Janet E
Reviewed 12 July 2018

You can play tennis there too and there is a tennis club too that you can join. The park has two nice ponds and you can see a variety of birds. The park is quite hilly and some lovely steps and walkways, narrow and wide....More

Thank christopher B
Reviewed 5 May 2018

I think that Corporation Park is the best park to sit down and have a rest from whoever and look at the whole of blackburn or feed the ducks or might as well sun bave.

Thank Zainul H
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Walking through this park takes you back to a bygone era. It is a large park where you have good views over the whole of Blackburn.

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Larger than it seems, it is lovely to walk around this Victorian park, landscaped by William Henderson, opened in 1857 and registered by English Heritage as a park & garden of special historic interest. It also has a Green Flag Award (national standard for parks...More

Thank SeaLoverLancs
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I was born and raised in this town and shame only been to corporation park a handful of times but I have witnessed it decline miserably over the years and it is such a shame there's a threatening, uncomfortable air about the park where I...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This park is a lovely place just to go on a stroll it's up hill and down hill it's spread over northern Blackburn. It's got anything a park needs a little lake, play areas and the Panopticon just to name a few. Will be returning,...More

Thank Natasha G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Beautiful park for family visits. Relaxing and inspiring. Very accessible for most people local to the town.

Thank Vivien S
Reviewed 14 February 2017

As a child I spent many happy hours visiting this park with my parents and siblings. I recently decided to pay the beautiful park another visit for old times sake. I found the park to be fairly quiet, The family experience seems to be gone....More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is a nice park very spread out and up and down hills. There is a large duck pond. From Preston new road there is a sweeping avenue up in to the park. a childrens play area is in the grounds but it is not...More

Thank jaxw
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