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Greenfield Valley Heritage Park

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Ok for not a full days visit

2 adults and 2 kids cost us £16, we where there for around 2 1/2 hours and we ate our picnic. In my... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
karlr59
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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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Day out at Greenfield Valley.

Nice day out, good weather. Games around the Abbey ruins kept the children occupied, lunch in the... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Geoff B
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A seventy acre Heritage Park and Museum. The Park contains woodland, scheduled ancient monuments and five reservoirs. Once home to industry, noise and pollution, it is now a haven for wildlife. The museum was developed around Abbey Farm, a working...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Greenfield Rd, Holywell, Flintshire, Holywell CH8 7GH, Wales
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+44 1352 714172
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All reviews play area greenfield valley abbey ruins adventure playground old school lovely walk water play woodland trail annual pass great value for money the cottages water wheel visited for the first time great for kids on site sunny day lovely cafe
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great for walkers and kids alike, dog walks and fishing, you have the ruins of the Abbey and the old ruins of the lead and copper mines, visit the old preserved house,s of the workers, see demonstrations like wild birds flying, have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

2 adults and 2 kids cost us £16, we where there for around 2 1/2 hours and we ate our picnic. In my opinion its great for lids around 6-12, animals to see and history to learnt. Great little maze and play area for the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank karlr59
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Nice day out, good weather. Games around the Abbey ruins kept the children occupied, lunch in the café was good although limited choice - but not a problem. Had a good long walk on the woodland trail up to lake and back and then entered...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

ive been here a number of times and enjoyed every visit. the old cottages that were dismantled stone by stone and reassembled here, last time I went there was a lady demonstrating those early days of cooking,, I said its quece Lorraine, she said I...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Stanley C
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

It's been a long time since we walked up the valley to Holywell, people can't fish there any more. And the middle pool is over grown, what a shame no wild life on it any more. Is this lack of interest, definitely lack of maintenance...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank richardcM6318EU
Reviewed 18 April 2018

We took our 2 year old grandson there today, in the pouring rain. We walked the dogs up the valley first, and it was very nice and much as we remembered it from years ago. We then went into the museum and farm. The whole...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank christina o
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic day the kids loved everything about it from the animals to the park. Lots for them to see an do they even enjoyed the old school room

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank A5395OTpatriciam
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Been here and paid to get in and had a great time. Well worth the £20 for a family of 4. Went again recently and just went to the Abbey and the cafe for lunch. The Abbey is great for kids who want to explore...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 23 September 2017

I had heard that the farm had lost most of the animals and it is true. To add insult to injury there are statues of a cow and a horse ! The exhibitions are are good and the toy tractors for little ones to ride...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Bryn H
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

You can start your walk from any of the 4car parks and walk to the old abbey ruins and picnic and play game ideal for the children to run around,there also is a farm park which is a small charge to go in to pet...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank c9mum
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John S
21 September 2018|
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Thank you....we bought a voucher from Groupon and went last weekend.....big notice FREE.... Consequently nothing on but a pleasant site to visit.
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