Warrington attractions

Warrington attractions

Warrington CheshireWarrington is in the pastoral county of Cheshire, with the broad fertile meadows of the Cheshire Plain, country manor houses and the historic county town of Chester. It is bordered by Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south, and Flintshire and Wrexham in Wales to the west. It is a county of rolling green countryside, half-timbered little towns and villages, and dairy farms producing the delicious, crumbly, white Cheshire cheese.

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Attractions Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-Le-Willows WA12 0HQ. Tel: 01942 402624. Haydock Park is the North West's premier dual purpose racecourse located half way between Liverpool and Manchester, just off junction 23 of the M6 motorway. With around 30 events a year, we offer an excellent choice of top-class fixtures over the jumps and flat. www.haydock-park.co.uk. About 6 miles north of Warrington.

Haydock Park Racecourse

Attractions Knowsley Safari Park, Prescot, Merseyside, L34 4AN. Tel: 0151 430 9009. Knowsley Safari Park is one of Merseyside's premier leisure attractions with around 30 species of mammal roaming 200 hectares of land, plus a few birds, reptiles and invertebrates. www.knowsley.com. About 9 miles west of Warrington.

Knowsley Safari Park

Attractions Pyramid and Parr Hall, Cultural Quarter, Palmyra Square, Warrington. Tel: 01925 442345. Pyramid is a multi-purpose arts venue, with eight spaces. It is Warrington's first dedicated arts venue. The conversion of the former courthouse sets old and new side-by-side. It plays host to a wide variety of professional performances and exhibitions, alongside local artists’ work, classes and community activity. www.pyramid.org.uk. Location: In the centre of Warrington.

Pyramid and Parr Hall

Warrington Museum and Art Gallery

Attractions Warrington Museum and Art Gallery, Bold Street, Warrington WA1 1JG. Tel: 01925 - 442733. The building houses a collection of around 1,000 paintings, (oils, watercolours and prints) from the 19th and early 20th centuries. Also ethnology, egyptology, geology, Roman Britain, pottery/ceramics, botany, fish, amphibians, reptiles, the Civil War, local industries, birds and mammals, and glass. Location: In the centre of Warrington.

Warrington Museum and Art Gallery

AttractionsGulliver's World, Old Hall, Warrington WA5 9YZ. Tel: 01925 444888. Gulliver’s Warrington is nestled within a beautiful park setting, where much of the fantasy is created by wonderful towering trees, and a beautiful lake forms the centrepiece of the park. From the tumbling and juggling fun of Circus World, mosey on down to High Noon in Western World, walk with dinosaurs in the prehistoric Lost World, feel your knees tremble in Count’s Castle and shiver your timbers in Smugglers Wharf. www.gulliversfun.co.uk. Location: On the outskirts of Warrington.

Gulliver's World

Attractions Dunham Massey, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 4SJ. Tel: 0161 941 1025. Country estate including mansion with important collections and 'below stairs' areas, impressive garden and deer park. Ancient herd of fallow deer in a stunning 250 acre parkNational Trust. Charges apply. www.nationaltrust.org.uk. About 8 miles east of Warrington.

Dunham Massey

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