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Prior Park Landscape Gardens (NT)

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Stunning

Greeted by the most pleasant staff who was well informed and helped us to discover the grounds... read more

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Natalie K
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Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom
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SPECTACULAR VIEWS: TAKE YOUR CAMERA!

A visit to the landscape gardens is always a treat and the scenery changes through the seasons... read more

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Andrew H
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Bath, United Kingdom
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A beautiful 18th-century landscape garden featuring the Palladian Bridge, which is magically sited on a scenic lake with sweeping views of the city of Bath.
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Landscape Gardens (NT) Ralph Allen Drive, Bath BA2 5AH, England
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+44 1225 833977
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Reviewed today via mobile

Greeted by the most pleasant staff who was well informed and helped us to discover the grounds. Can be a pretty tough walk good shoes essential. Beautiful scenery and a great tea place with tables and chairs. Take your time walking back,pretty steep back to...More

Thank Natalie K
Reviewed yesterday

A visit to the landscape gardens is always a treat and the scenery changes through the seasons. From the top of the park there are spectacular views of the city of Bath, so take your camera. It's best to catch the no 2 bus to...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 3 days ago

lots of history with landscaping that is lovely to sit and look at and a good walk also. tea shop is a good way to enjoy time in this beautiful setting, family of swans in the lake also.

Thank Jane T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took a walk up the hill to Prior park and then around the grounds. Excellent view of the city and scenery. Must do in Bath.

Thank andrew c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are very tempted to get National Trust annual membership. Our visit to Prior Park is helping us to make our decision. We have a 3 and a half year old daughter. As you can imagine there is a lot of walking, but she managed...More

Thank Alex A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a super afternoon here away from the madness of the tourist crowds. Highly recommended for a beautiful afternoon.

Thank SoCaDa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Skyline tour takes you there and if you walk downhill picks you up at the bottom of the hill. Lovely gardens but quite a hard walk/

Thank anne s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved visiting Prior Park, it was a peaceful escape from a city full of tourists. It’s a lovely walk from the top entrance down through the woods to the lake and cafe. If you want a break from old buildings and crowds of people...More

1  Thank Allonetie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park has great views of Bath and well worth a visit or picnic on a nice day. The staff are helpful, there is a nice Tea room situated amongst the trees and it will take 1-2 hrs to do a leisurely walk and enjoy...More

1  Thank Simon B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning gardens / park just outside the city centre. Quirky and unusual to other national trusts - no flowers, buildings, gift shop, restaurant etc. You can enter from different points but the most obvious is to enter at the top near the college and follow...More

2  Thank BecciT
Helen R, Public Relations Manager at Prior Park Landscape Gardens (NT), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for this lovely review Becci and glad you enjoyed this unique spot.

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johnex2016
17 February 2017|
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Response from bathskyline |
Prior Park is open 7 days a week, from 10am - 5.30pm (but last admission is at 4.30pm). You can enter the garden from our main entrance on Ralph Allen Drive (at the top of the garden), or at the lower entrance on Church Lane... More
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MrsCharles15
2 April 2016|
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Response from naughtyboyy |
This is a green tourism site & actively promote not bringing a vehicle. The bus service is good with the number 1 bus running every half hour or take the skyline route. If you must visit by car there is on street parking... More
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SPednekar
28 December 2015|
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Response from Anna K | Property representative |
Hello, The garden is open weekends only November - February 1.
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