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Sefton Park

This magnificent 235 acre park is a Grade I historic park in the Sefton Park district of Liverpool.

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Facilities and attractions

Whether relaxing on the grass, playing sport or just taking a leisurely stroll around the lake, Sefton Park has something for everyone.

  • Green Flag Award and Green Heritage Award winning site.
  • Grade II* listed Palm House.
  • Grade II listed Shaftesbury memorial and Eros fountain.
  • Grotto or ‘old Nick’s caves’.
  • Boating lake.
  • Angling (registration permit required).
  • Bandstand, said to be the inspiration for The Beatles’ Sgt Peppers Lonely Heart Club Band.
  • Peter Pan statue.
  • Fairy Glen.
  • Aviary viewing point.
  • Aviary café.
  • Lakeside café.
  • Children’s playground (swings, slide, climbing frames, round about, spring mobile, multi play area).
  • Parking points around the park and also on street parking.

Opening hours

Main park
24 hours a day, all year round.
Palm House
Visit the Palm House website.

How to get there

Foot and road
You can access the park from Queen’s Drive, Greenbank Drive, Greenbank Road, Aigburth Drive, Lark Lane and Elmswood Road.
The nearest train station is St Michael's Station (0.2 miles).

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