Rock Park Barnstaple

A great place to take the kids and the dog for a walk or a play in the park and a walk along the river side,

Rock Park Barnstaple

Rock Park is a special venue located in the English town of Barnstaple

In 1881, it opened as an area for ladies to enjoy sports and relaxation

Today, the lovely grounds of Rock Park have been designated by English Heritage as a Grade II historic landscape

This park serves as a tranquil and open space of greenery and leisure, perfect for anyone looking to escape and relax in beautiful nature

The grounds include mature trees, a terraced garden, a chapel and an arboretum with an impressive collection of trees and shrubs from around the world

Visitors can also enjoy cafe days, markets, concerts and the shining sunsets over the gentle waters of the nearby Taw River

Rock Park is an idyllic setting where locals and visitors alike can commune with nature, exercise and refresh their minds


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Opening Hours:
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Open 24 hours
Address: 1881 Ladies’ Mile, Barnstaple EX32 9AQ, UK

Ashley Moore avatarAshley Moore
5 months ago
Great Park, play areas, dog walking areas, lovely walks along the river front. Rock Park is an urban park in Barnstaple, Devon, England. The park was donated to the public by William Frederick Rock and opened in 1879. It has a number of listed structures including an obelisk at the entrance to the park, a lodge and a range of historic lamp posts
Jennifer D avatarJennifer D
a year ago
Very much enjoyed Armed Forces Day. Saw the Red Arrows fly past and enjoyed the stalls.I used the toilet although I couldn't find a light. There was an adult outdoor gym which had well oiled moving parts. The children's playground was popular too.
Rose Chirimo avatarRose Chirimo
2 months ago
Nice and cool environment,though water logging in some part of footpath.
Fantastic place while on holiday I've walked my dogs here, very clean lovely space. And park facilities for children.
Great space but it could be utilised so much better, they could do with looking at Bideford Park and getting some ideas. The ice cream shop is amazing though!
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