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The Black Pearl New Brighton

Open today: 00:00 - 23:59
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Great to see

Lovely craftsmanship and great to see. Must be heaven for children. Great photo opportunity. Good... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chester, United Kingdom
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Out for a walk

Poped out to do a bit of geocaching and found this place . Had seen from the river whilst at work... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard T
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  • Average1%
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“pirate ship”(62 reviews)
“vale park”(37 reviews)
“drift wood”(14 reviews)
The Black Pearl is an interactive artwork to be enjoyed by all age groups it has been created and maintained by a small group of pasionate pirates. Allow your imagination to soar or just absorb the work and detail in the carefully selected driftwood...more
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New Brighton Beach, New Brighton, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely craftsmanship and great to see. Must be heaven for children. Great photo opportunity. Good to see natural materials being used in such a creative way.

Thank Nimmy37
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poped out to do a bit of geocaching and found this place . Had seen from the river whilst at work but been on a boat ment i couldnt pop over lol found the ship to be interesting and the kids loved it thanks to...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My kids always love to go when we visit as it's a great place for them to play I would highly recommend if anything you visit and also to the fairy garden

Thank Dava G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking along the Promenade on Saturday morning in the sunshine we came along this Ship made up of Driftwood & Pieces of Rope Etc,Etc. It was good to see if your ever in New Brighton.

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I walk past this almost every day and I don't think I've ever seen it empty. Watching the children playing pirates is lovely and the work that has gone into this is fantastic. The locals who built this also have made the nearby Vale park...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

The boat 5hat is made of many pieces of driftwood. It looks great at any time of day. There are always people around or on it. I don't know if this was a temporary piece of artwork or is going to stay. It's a great...More

1  Thank DTWinfield1
Reviewed 3 September 2018

A wonderful experience for both adults and children. Skilfully made and very authentic this pirate ship is well worth a visit.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Happened upon this as we where walking along the prom. So well put together from driftwood. My children love playing on it pretending to be pirates.

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Walking along the promenade you can't help admire this wonderful driftwood pirate ship thats stranded on the beach. Fun for all ages and it looks like the kids do really enjoy pretending that they are pirates. It's really well made by the looks of it...More

1  Thank jessimo
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We hadn't planned to visit The Black Pearl - we were just having a wander down the prom when we came across it and it's such a little gem. The weather was terrible which meant that we were the only ones there but it's so...More

Thank Hannah C
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20 July 2018|
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Response from billymaggot | Reviewed this property |
It's about 2 miles along the prom towards New Brighton
30 June 2018|
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Response from Norman O | Property representative |
Yes its ok to use barbecues on the beach but it is imperative they are carefully disposed of and kept away from the boat. We have found some people bury them in the sand where they remain hot and there are alot of young... More
28 January 2018|
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Response from lovetheunexpected | Reviewed this property |
Yes walk in the direction towards birkenhead along the promenade after the pavilion theatre & it's on your left. There is a lot of fun things to look at for children along that promenade too hidden in the pavement etc & a... More