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“Nice stroll”
Review of Lister Park

Lister Park
Ranked #6 of 88 things to do in Bradford
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 19 March 2014

Quite a big park outside of the city centre, yet centrally located. Nice to have stroll in a beautiful garden setting. There is a big childrens' playground. Art gallery in Cartwright Hall inside the park (we didn't go to that). Relaxed athmosphere with mainly families and small groups of adults taking a stroll.

Thank Mangomotte
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"sensory garden"
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"water garden"
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"tennis courts"
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"gentle stroll"
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"inner city"
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"every saturday"
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Reviewed 26 January 2014

The layout of the park is very simple. There are loads to do and see, my favourite part is the urban gardens. On a sunny day its worth a visit!

Thank Sam R
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Reviewed 28 November 2013

had a lovely sunday walk around the park,wonderful gardens, visited the gallery, had a great time and all for free

Thank ScottishBlue
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Reviewed 28 October 2013

Terrible park I hate it, I only like cartright hall it was good I disliked the park but cartright hall was good

Thank Bethany W
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Reviewed 13 September 2013

Visited on a Sunday afternoon. Been past many times but never been here. Why did we wait so long? This park has something for everybody and though we were there for a good 2-3 hours I didn't see every thing. The grandkids loved the two play areas, one for pre-school and the other for those older. There is a large boating lake with pedal and rowing boats for hire. Loads of wildfire to feed. A cafe where you can sit outside and look at the lake. The park does appear to be well maintained we saw no litter and and the grass and flower beds all looked smart. In the centre of the park is Cartwright Hall, a magnificent building in its own right but housing a very interesting collection that includes paintings by Hockney and Turner. Adjacent to the art gallery is Mughal Gardens a lovely setting that features cascades and fountains, water being the central theme in this beautiful garden. There were large areas of the park I didn't get to see such as the botanical gardens, sculpture, a waterfall so there's many a reason for a quick return.

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