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Preston Park Museum & Grounds

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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What a bargain - £5 for a Family Year Pass

My wife and I took our Grand Kids (3 and 6) to nearby Butterfly world and decided to pop into here... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit!!

We decided to visit the park and museum whilst visiting friends in Stockton. The park has plenty of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nigel W
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Preston Park Museum & Grounds! Nestled alongside the River Tees, this former Georgian gentleman's residence houses a vast collection of artifacts which tell the story of Stockton-On-Tees, the local area and the people who have lived here...more
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Gardeners Cottage Preston Park Yarm Road, Eaglescliffe, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
+44 1642 527375
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I took our Grand Kids (3 and 6) to nearby Butterfly world and decided to pop into here as it is was only yards away - so pleased we did , what a Bargain ! . The museum has a fascinating selection...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to visit the park and museum whilst visiting friends in Stockton. The park has plenty of open air activities including a well kitted out play area with climbing and swings etc. There's also a good skateboard park with loads of jumps and ramps...More

Thank Nigel W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We often go to Preston Park for a walk. You can do a circular walk which takes you past the museum and along the river bank back to the children's play area. It's a lovely place for a walk!

Thank David N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a interesting visit to the museum.Our eldest grand daughter lives in Leeds.So when she comes to stay we always take her to places she is interested in.The museum was one of those.We had Avery interesting trip around the museum.When you pay for your...More

Thank willow8147
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The last 2 years the young people and volunteers of The Cleveland Police Cadet programme have spent a day hosting children from Chernobyl having a holiday in the UK. Both years Preston Park museum have supported the day. The staff are very helpful,patient and understanding....More

Thank craig g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just looking for somewhere to go after a wander around Yarm and found this little treasure of a museum. Lovely grounds, with some great looking adventure activity apparatus and a skate park. Probably very busy in the holiday season as the grounds are great for...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Lots to see & do, the Sweet Shop is a must the assistant was really friendly & helpful. The house full of interesting displays with great explanations about the history. The Victorian Street is lovely, had a lovely tea & cake in the cafe, lovely...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Great park to take thenkids plenty of space for everyone with car parking on site too, there is a ply area for kids and it’s a dog freidnly park too

Thank harrydoolan33
Reviewed 29 August 2018

One of the best museums in the area. Love the buildings, grounds, park, estate and the interiors, WOW! beautifully kept, lovely staff, love the heritage and felt like I walked back in time. Wish I had visited Butterfly World but spent too long in the...More

Thank FloraFo
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This park and museum is a great day out for young and older people . The museum is old worldly and very informative. Once you have paid your ticket is valid for the whole year . There is a brilliant fun park for the children...More

Thank Norma K
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Sam K
20 August 2017|
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Response from fisherman890 | Reviewed this property |
Yes Sunday's as well
22 May 2017|
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Response from PrestonPark | Property representative |
Hi, we have a cafe and tea room here at Preston Park: 1) Our Victorian themed tea room is located on our Victorian Street and serves cakes and scones as well as hot and cold drinks. Please note that this is part of the... More
1 November 2016|
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Response from JRBowes | Property representative |
Hi, Due to local authority cuts and consideration of the future welfare of the animals which were originally kept in the Aviary it was decided it was no longer feasible to keep animals. Since it closed a number of... More