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Herschel Park Walks and Events

This 3.5 hectares Grade II listed park and nature reserve is a hidden gem surrounded by the imposing Upton Park Estate. Attributed to Sir Joseph Paxton, the park has been restored to its former Victorian glory with a £2.7million funding from the Heritage Lottery and Big Lottery Fund and support from the friends and volunteers of the park. 

Facilities and attractions

This beautifully restored park provides a valuable historic and natural setting for a range of recreational, cultural and educational activities for local residents and visitors including:

  • Green Flag Award
  • Grade II listed historic garden
  • Car park and disabled parking
  • Bentley Education Centre
  • Park Kiosk
  • Lake and wildlife ponds
  • Nature reserve
  • Nature reserve picnic area
  • Ample seating
  • Variety of trees, wild flowers and shrubs
  • School group activities
  • Park Friends Group
  • Parks Volunteer Scheme.

Whether relaxing on the grass, wandering amongst the wildlife or just taking a leisurely stroll around the lake, Herschel Park has something for everyone.

Who to contact

Herschel Park Management Officer
01753 875209
Herschel Park


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