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An historical estate with a neo-classical mansion, 50 acres of landscaped gardens, 1000 acres of deer park, a rare breed farm and medieval Old Hall.
Central Park has three formal gardens; the two rose gardens behind Liscard Hall, and the Walled garden beside the Ranger’s Office at the end of the main drive.
Birkenhead Park was designed by Sir Joseph Paxton. His concept was to create an idealised countryside landscape of open meadows and naturalistic woodland belts.
Birkenhead, Wirral CH41 4AQ
Arley is a place of enormous character, charm and interest. Visitors are frequently struck by the warm and intimate atmosphere and the feeling that Arley is a much-cherished family home.
A garden for all seasons, an ancient deer park and a house filled with treasures and stories
These outstanding award winning botanic gardens overlooking the Dee Estuary contain the finest collection of rhododendron and azaleas in the Northwest.
Ness, Cheshire CH64 4AY
For over 70 years, from the height of the Victorian era onwards, a busy railway linked Hooton, on the main Chester-to-Birkenhead line, to West Kirby, 12 miles away at Wirral's north westerly corner.
Discover 900 years of history through an award winning museum, a spectacular 14th century Saint Christopher statue and excavated medieval ruins set in acres of managed woodland.
Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1SX
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Port Sunlight River Park
The Port Sunlight River Park opened to the public in August 2014 and has become a new attraction for Wirral at the former Bromborough landfill site.
Dock Road North
Port Sunlight, Wirral CH62 4TQ