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Welland Park

Welland Park

Contact

The Manager

01858 464795

Address

Market Harborough,
Leicestershire,
LE16 9DR

Details

Welland Park, our award winning park in Market Harborough, offers a wide range of activities for all the family. From the large state of the art Playground Area for the children to the slower pace of the beautiful Rose and Sensory Garden.

The exhilarating Skate Park offers challenges for in-liners, skateboarders, and BMX riders whilst the expansive grassy areas offer the perfect place to lay a blanket for a relaxed picnic or simply read a book.

Get active in the Social Fitness Zone, an outdoor gym totally free for you to use or take advantage of the Table Tennis next to Welland Park Cafe. Just bring your bats, a ball, and play.

Welland Park boasts over 30 different species of trees and has a dedicated Dog Walking Area specifically developed for the exercising of dogs. Dog bins are located in various locations around the park for your convenience.

Play Tennis for Free on one of the five hard courts available of which three are floodlit. There is a small charge for the floodlights with tokens costing £1 each (providing the floodlights for 1 hour) and can be purchased from reception at The Symington Building during opening hours.

Parking is simple with two car parks available or alternatively the Park can be reached from the town centre via the beautiful MIllennium Walk taking in this recently developed stretch of the Welland Valley.

Many events go on in the park throughout the year with the weekly Park Run taking place each Saturday from 9am, Healthy walks take place every Monday at 12noon, and Wednesday at 10am. The walks, led by trained walk leaders, start and finish at Welland Park Café and last approximately 1 hour. Tea and coffee is available after each walk.

Welland Park Café sits within a natural amphitheatre and plays host to a number of events notably The Harborough Band who perform on the bandstand on a variety dates throughout the summer.

Picnic sitePublic toilets

Disabled accessDogs accepted

Opening Details

Open all the time

Open dawn till dusk

Prices

Free entry

Facilities

  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

Location

Directions

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Map reference: SP 733868  Lat: 52.47422 Long: -0.92226

Few minutes walk along the riverside from the town centre via the Commons car park.

Parking: free