Irchester Country Park

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Gypsy Lane, Little Irchester, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN29 7DL
Telephone number:
0300 126 5934
Service description:

This former quarry boasts Jurassic geology, a large children's play area, and a network of long and short trails through 83 hectares of mixed woodland.

Irchester Country Park hosts a Jungle Parc UK high ropes adventure trail. See their website for booking arrangements.

The Irchester Narrow Gauge Railway Museum is home to a collection of exhibits and industrial artefacts, which include steam and diesel locomotives, a life-size diorama of a quarry, along with many other interesting displays. Check the website for opening times.

Facilities:

  • Toilets (including a fully-accessible 'Changing Places' toilet).
  • Blue badge holder parking areas - pay and display charges apply.
  • Motor-homes may pay and display during day time. No overnight parking allowed.
  • Upper Car Park - Open all day, every day.
  • Lower Car Park -Seasonal opening (see website for details).
  • Regular bus service stops opposite the park's main entrance on B570.
  • Café (call 01933 443857 for info).
  • Events Calendar

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Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Any Age
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
20/01/2020
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