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Bradgate Park

#1 of 1 things to do in Newtown Linford Features Animals
Newtown Linford LE6 OHE, England
+44 116 234 1850
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I was brought up very close to the park in the days when dad could drive through the park. .from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lynn p
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
New visitor center

Local to me, excellent experience for visitors,check out the visitor center.there are tea... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Roger G
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Newtown Linford LE6 OHE, England
+44 116 234 1850
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was brought up very close to the park in the days when dad could drive through the park. .from my childhood days in the car or on our push bikes great days, later in my life taking horse rider's through the park and jumping...More

Thank lynn p
Reviewed 4 days ago

Local to me, excellent experience for visitors,check out the visitor center.there are tea rooms/café near the entrance and one in the park at about halfway if you plan to walk the length of the park.

1  Thank Roger G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this centre for the first time yesterday with my husband and my niece who is particularly interested in Tudor history. We all found it very interesting and informative with splendid volunteers there to help with any questions. Bradgate Park is an amazing facility...More

1  Thank soller1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is amazing if you like Deer and the Countryside. You can get up close to the Deer, great photographic opportunities in fantastic grounds. Day out to remember for all the family on foot, on a bike or take your horse around the park.

1  Thank tinap480
Reviewed 1 week ago

The people of Leicester and Leicestershire are very lucky that this park was given to them for their recreation in 1928 by Charles Bennion. It is a wonderful place for a walk either on paved ways, good for wheelchairs and pushchairs, or past the herds...More

1  Thank Janekdownunder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to take the kids for a walk; rolling hills, rocks to climb on and a ruined stately home. Only two minus points, the park is car free except for people with disabled passes. We came across an old couple driving far too fast...More

1  Thank Neil646
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in a little caravan site , just across the road from this lovely park, so we had no worries about parking. Even though it was a Sunday afternoon the car park seemed to have plenty of space. There is a tarmac road...More

1  Thank Milliemax64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can get quite busy but the park is big enough that you can always find some peace and quiet. A bracing walk up to the tower & memorial is reccomended

1  Thank Martin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 pounds to park, lots of spaces, went for homemade ice cream from the post office shop nearby, nice long walk on flat Tarmac, great scenery and views, ice cream being sold along the path, there are tea rooms and toilets halfway. Enjoyed the fresh...More

1  Thank EnglishDave99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful as ever whatever the weather. We were lucky it was sunny, lots of families and couples out walking.

1  Thank Liz J
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julie l
Are dogs allowed at the park
30 April 2017|
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Response from Peter T | Property representative |
Yes, but please be aware that deer roam freely throughout the Park and please observe the "dogs on leads" rule in the lower 25% of the Park. We look forward to seeing you and your four-legged friend soon.
Hoe to get to this park from Leicester city center?
17 April 2017|
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Response from Lisa-Marie F | Reviewed this property |
Take the number 74 bus from the city centre to Anstey, then it's a 5 minute walk to the park.
How far is it to walk from old john to the middle car park
29 August 2016|
Response from Peter T | Property representative |
Not sure where you mean by the "middle car park" as all our cae parks are around the edge of the Park! Old John is about 1 mile uphill from the Newtown Linford car park (the busiest one) - allow 30 minutes or so depending... More