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Verulamium Park

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Verulamium Park is a public park in the City of St Albans, Hertfordshire. Along with being a wide open area for recreational purposes, the park includes all that is left of a Roman settlement from which the park takes it's name. The large amount of...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Westminster Lodge Holywell Hill, St Albans AL1 2DL, England
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All reviews roman ruins feed the ducks tennis courts large lake outdoor gym ice cream vans open space crazy golf beach volleyball sports facilities bird life water birds waffle house children's playground duck pond sports centre lots of space
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Verulamium Park is a park in St Albans, Hertfordshire. Set in over 100 acres of parkland, Verulamium Park was purchased from the Earl of Verulam in 1929 by the then City Corporation. Today the park is owned and operated by St Albans City and District...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sammisbah2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

I attended the Christmas festival in the park (near Westminster Lodge) after it had moved from Herts County Showground. I was disappointed not to find it better signposted AND I was looking for it. It was very muddy but well thought out in terms of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Elephantemg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a peaceful, relaxing stroll around the park, even on a feeezing January day! Nice to see the Roman Mosaic- surprised there was no security guard! Football pitches available for children- not to mention the play area. A large, clean pond with lots of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jake B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a pleasant place to walk with the family. Some water, grass, trees and a pleasant ambience. Good place to store h the legs and walk the dog

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mikej204
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great area in the summer with many activities and the water park for kids. In the winter as well, is a lovely place for walks and the water freezes.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jessclifford5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Verulamium is home to a vast amount of wildlife including herons fairly often. The lakes easily make for a half hour walk and ideal for kids, families or a solo walk. Underfloor heating roman museum is just over the hill and there's also the splash...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jkltrips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the park during a visit to St Albans, There are sections of Roman walls to be seen, also a lake to walk beside. I went in to the building containing a Roman mosaic. The park is well worth a visit, recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B7152FJpeterw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful large park very close to the centre of town. We walked through it on a cold, wet December day on the way to Verulamium Museum, so probably did not fully appreciate it. There is a lovely lake, outdoor gym, play area for children,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Excellent way to gain exercise is to do a few circuits of the lake. Call into the Fighting Cock public house on the third circuit for welcome refreshments.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 462melvynt
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Regularly come here to walk the dogs. Lots of different route variations. Nice amount of other people walking around. Lake in winter is beautiful, a few pubs in the park for stop offs. Public toilets available too. I haven’t used them but there are also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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christina1976cc
22 July 2018|
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Response from beaustravels | Reviewed this property |
No a very easy walk of about 15 minutes.
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alieN5276YJ
15 July 2018|
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I don’t think so.
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