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Best National Parks In Liverpool, Merseyside

We've rounded up the best national parks in Liverpool in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 9 Liverpool national parks to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the national parks we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Sefton Park

  • Liverpool
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Sefton Park has a good size children's play area which features swings, a decent slide, cool climbing frames, a round about, spring mobile ride on an...

Fairy Glen Valley

  • Wigan
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Fairy Glen is a magnificent green valley located just above the rural village of Appley Bridge. The picturesque woodland with its spectacular waterfa...

Queens Park

  • Bolton
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Queens Park If you are looking for a traditional town park, look no further. You can enjoy the parks pretty ornamental garden areas, or sit back and...

Sale Water Park

  • Sale
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

How about a relaxing day out in the countryside? Take the kids to Sale Water Park and enjoy a day by the a lake. Venture into the parkland and explor...

RSPB Conwy Nature Reserve

  • Llandudno Junction
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

If your kids love all things creepy and crawly, RSPB Conwy Nature Reserve has plenty for them to explore. Slap those wellies on and get good and mudd...

Daisy Nook Country Park

  • Oldham
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Daisy Nook Country Park is set within 40 hectares of landscape with a beautiful lake, canal and woodlands. This stunning spot is great for bird watch...

Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitor Centre

  • Rochdale
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

Fancy a day out in nature? Head off to Hollingworth Lake Country Park and enjoy the great outdoors with the kids. Soak in the stunning scenery, have...

Hardcastle Craggs5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Hebden Bridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • National Parks

Hardcastle Craggs is a National Trust beauty spot of with more than 160 hectares of unspoilt woodland and riverside walking just awaiting for you to...



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Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

  • Edale
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Looking for an adventure to remember? Then head over to Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak, where you and your brood will get the chance to explore the...

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