This magnificent 235 acre park is a Grade 1 historic park in the Sefton Park district of Liverpool. It is a Green Flag and Green Heritage awarded site with beautiful features and monuments. An angling permit is required if fishing in the boating lake.
A large playground featuring swings, slides, climbing frames, roundabout and multi play area.
From artisan fairs to tea dances, there's always something going on at the Palm House..
The Aviary Cafe serves a range of hot and cold drinks and refreshments. Or stop off by the Lakeside Cafe and grab a coffee or ice cream.
Caves and waterfalls
From 'Old Nick's caves' to the beautiful Fairy Glen and Aviary viewing point, there's plenty of exploring to do and kids will love it.
Statues and monuments
There are a number of statues and monuments in the park, including the Grade II listed Shaftsbury Memorial, Eros Fountain and Peter Pan statue.
The bandstand, popular since the Victorian era, is said to be the inspiration for The Beatles' song Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band.
Run Together - 3k route
Explore the park by running or walking the 3k route, taking in the Eros Fountain, Palm House and lakeside views.
Friends of Sefton Park
Explore the beauty of Sefton Park
So that everyone can enjoy our parks and open spaces we have policies and byelaws in place which cover:
- Protection of the ground, its wildlife and the public
- Horses, cycles and vehicles
- Play areas, games and sports
- Model aircraft
Byelaws are local laws made by the council, which means we can issue penalties and act to protect property and individuals.