1. South Wales
  2. Glamorgan and Cardiff
  3. Cardiff

About Bute Park Cardiff

Bute Park, located in the heart of Cardiff, Wales, is a stunning urban oasis that offers residents and visitors alike a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. With its lush greenery, walking trails and picturesque river views, Bute Park is a must-visit destination for anyone looking to relax and reconnect with nature in the midst of a bustling city .

Why we recommend Bute Park

Historic park

Originally part of the grounds of Cardiff Castle, Bute Park covers over 130 acres and is one of the largest urban parks in Wales. The park is home to a wide variety of trees, plants, and wildlife, making it a haven for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. Visitors can explore the park's numerous pathways and trails, which wind their way through woodlands, meadows, and rivers ide areas, offering stunning views and opportunities for birdwatching and wildlife spotting.

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Seasonal events

Throughout the year, Bute Park plays host to a variety of events and activities, from outdoor concerts and festivals to guided nature walks and Christmas lights. There's always something exciting happening here!

City centre location

Easily combine your visit to Bute Park with other family attractions and things to do in Cardiff.


Discover and see over 3000 trees some rare and ornamental.

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Opening Times

Daylight access

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (4-17) : Free
  • Adult (17-18+) : Free

Free entry

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Plan Your Visit


Stopwatch IconTypical visit time 1 - 2 hours

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Food & Drink Options

There is a cafe in Bute Park serving a menu of light meals and snack. Ice creams are also available. You can enjoy refreshing cold drinks or choose from a selection of hot chocolate, coffees and teas.

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Yes, there is parking.

Car parking is available nearby in Cardiff city centre only a short walking distance away. However, please be aware parking charges may apply.

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Contact Details

North Road
Glamorgan and Cardiff
CF10 3ER

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Transport Information

Cardiff Central is the nearest train station. There are also bus stops located outside the park including at nearby Cardiff Castle.

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