Around the Park

The Park has many historic, unique buildings and pieces of architecture that can be found in the grounds themselves. From the Roman Boathouse to the iconic Swiss Bridge Birkenhead Park has a little bit of everything!

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There is a children's play area located just by the Ashville Road entrance to the park with modern facilities. There is also a small rockery meant for climbing and a regular ice cream truck! So there is plenty to do for your little ball of energy!

Children's Playground

One of the best reasons to get to the park is to keep fit, and as such there are several ways you can do this around the park, suited to all age groups!

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The park has two main lakes which are certified fishing areas and attract a lot of local (and some not-so-local) wildlife. The lakes are the perfect place to pitch up with a rod or leisurely stroll around.  

Fishing in the Lakes

The park has two main lakes which are certified fishing areas and attract a lot of local (and some not-so-local) wildlife. The lakes are the perfect place to pitch up with a rod or leisurely stroll around.  

Fishing in the Lakes

The park has two main lakes which are certified fishing areas and attract a lot of local (and some not-so-local) wildlife. The lakes are the perfect place to pitch up with a rod or leisurely stroll around.  

Fishing in the Lakes

As the park was built to be a haven for the natural world there are many unusual trees  and some odd wildlife to be found around the many natural vistas and walks.

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What's the best way to learn about our beautiful park? We offer a guided tour on a subject of your choosing, by one of our resident rangers, planned by you!

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The Visitor Centre in the park houses a gallery space and a function room, which are available for hire. They cater to art exhibitions and meetings or presentations, respectfully.

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Whilst it may not seem like it there is a wide variety of wildlife in the park from Indian Runner ducks to turtles in the lakes, thats not to mention the special wildlife visits we get, such as owls, falcons and even a tanuki!

Waterfowl and Wildlife