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Vivary Park

Mount St, Taunton TA1 3QE, England
+44 1823 356364
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Lovely outdoor space in town centre

This is a lovely park to take a stroll in or have a picnic. It's lovely and quiet (very little... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
donnymariemac
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Taunton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely green area in a bustling town

Vivary Park is always full of a variety of flowers, nicely pruned and arranged. There are lots of... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
pennybaker42
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Mount St, Taunton TA1 3QE, England
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely park to take a stroll in or have a picnic. It's lovely and quiet (very little traffic noise) and you wouldn't know it was right in the centre of town. There's often an ice cream van (when the weathers fine). There...More

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TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thanks for your great review, this current sunny spell is the ideal time to explore Vivary Park (and enjoy an ice cream.) I hope others will take your review as another reason to come and visit such a special place.

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Vivary Park is always full of a variety of flowers, nicely pruned and arranged. There are lots of places for people to sit and eat, which is ideal for picnics with families. There is an activity course with high ropes and abseiling for the more...More

Thank pennybaker42
TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Many thanks for your review, it is great to have people like yourself as advocates for our wonderful park. Fingers crossed this sunny spell will bring even more people to sample all the delights you have referred to. Thanks again

Reviewed 9 May 2017

When ever we visit Taunton we always love to spend sometime in Vivary. Its prefect for Families with young Kids.

Thank Yc M
TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thank you for your review, we hope you have been enjoying the park during the recent sunny spell.

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We loved vivary park it must be well maintained by gardeners as the flower beds are beautiful. Amazing trees and walks. Absolutely no rubbish or graffiti

Thank jedibr0wn
TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Huge thanks for your lovely review, I will make sure our dedicated team of gardeners are made aware of your nice comments.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Always a delight to visit especially on a sunny day--the grounds staff keep the gardens looking beautiful---plenty to see and do--feed the ducks and the squirrels small golf course close by--adventure climbing centre--bandstand --play areas-- even a small restaurant Only downside is the public toilets---could...More

Thank Jill R
TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

Many thanks for your review and feedback. I will feed your comments on about the toilets. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Our team accompanied by Sweet Coppin starts it's dance season at the war memorial on Easter Monday. This year we were blessed with a fine audience, warmth and sunshine and our offering of Simnel cake, music and dance was well received. The park, as ever,...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I live in Taunton and visit this park as often as possible. It's just brilliant for all ages and has so much to offer , or alternatively a place to escape and recharge on your lunch break if you're lucky enough to work nearby..... which...More

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TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Thank you ever so for your lovely review, we are delighted to read you love the park as much as we do. I will make sure our hard working parks team receive your praise and feedback.

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is a simple yet beautiful example of an old Victorian park and certainly the nicest place to have a picnic in Taunton. I love it here.

Thank Bob P
TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

Thanks for your lovely review and fingers crossed the weather over the Easter weekend holds to enable you to have another picnic, enjoy if you can!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great park for children to run about also climbing ropes crazy golf foot golf and an 18 hole golf course. There is a golf clubhouse which sells food, softandhot drinks and alcohol all at reasonable prices. Car parking is £1.00 per hour disabled pay as...More

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TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank you for your great review and commentary on what is available in the park, I hope you have enjoyed your time here, we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A classic British park. Well kept and plenty of seating. Thoroughly enjoyed. We will definitely be back again.

Thank ikcdab
TauntonVisitorCentre, Public Relations Manager at Vivary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Many thanks for your great comments, we look forward to your next visit.

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