Greenfield Valley Heritage Park

Greenfield Valley Heritage Park
Greenfield
Nr Holywell
Flintshire
CH8 7QB
Wales

Website

www.greenfieldvalley.com

E-mail

info@greenfieldvalley.com

Telephone

01352 714172

Fax

01352 714791

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A seventy acre country park with woodlands, reservoirs, ancient monuments (including the ruins of Basingwerk Abbey) and industrial history close to the market town of Holywell, North Wales.

The Visitor Centre, which is also the entrance to the Museum and Farm, has information on woodland walks, educational activities, fishing and bird watching in the area. A free guide/brochure is available from the Visitor Centre.

The Park and surrounding area is open all year round.

Venue Type:

Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

Good Friday - late October
Daily 10:00-16:30

Closed: November-March

Admission charges

Please phone for details.

Collection details

Archives, Science and Technology, Social History

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Dragonfly

Weird and Wonderful Creatures

  • 1 August 2014 2-4pm
  • 11 August 2014 2-4pm
  • 19 August 2014 2-4pm
  • 29 August 2014 2-4pm

Come along and learn all about the weird and wonderful creatures you can find at the park!

Sessions start at 14:00 and 15:00.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

photograph of men cooking fish on a campfire

Survival Cookery

  • 4 August 2014 2-3:30pm
  • 7 September 2014 2-3:30pm

Come along and learn survival cookery at this outdoors workshop. Please book your place in advance.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 14-15
  • 16-17

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

Girl painting a plate

Animal Art

  • 27 August 2014 2-4pm

Come along and have a go at creating some animal art at this wildlife craft activity!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

photograph of children pond dipping

Pond Dipping

  • 17 August 2014 2-3:30pm
  • 25 August 2014 2-3:30pm

Come along and have a go at pond dipping and learn all about the wildlife that lives in the water.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

Caterpillar

Mini Beast Hunt

  • 13 September 2014 2-3pm

Come along on a mini beast hunt and discover what kind of insects live at the park in this fun, family-friendly workshop.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

photograph of duckling

Animal Farm

  • 30 July 2014 2-4pm
  • 8 August 2014 2-4pm
  • 14 August 2014 2-4pm
  • 21 August 2014 2-4pm

Come along to the Greenfield Valley Heritage Park farm and meet the farm animals!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

Eagle Owl

Coastal Hawks

  • 5 August 2014 2-4pm
  • 15 August 2014 2-4pm
  • 24 August 2014 2-4pm

Come along to the park to find out about the Coastal Hawks project and meet some of the birds.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

photograph of den in forest

Den Building

  • 31 July 2014 2-2:45pm, 3-3:45pm

Come along and have a go at building a den in the woods at this fun outdoors workshop.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

Shire horse

Shire Horse Day

  • 10 August 2014 11am-4pm

Come along and meet the shire horses and watch them compete in competitions. You can even have a go at a tug of war with one of the horses!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

black and white photograph of infantry with kit

WW1 Tommy Home on Leave

  • 17 August 2014 1:30-2:30pm, 3-4pm
  • 26 October 2014 1:30-2:30pm, 3-4pm

Come along to Greenfield Valley Museum and Heritage Park and meet a WW1 Tommy.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

photograph of bird box

Build a Bird Box

  • 28 September 2014 2-3:30pm

Come along and have a go at building your own bird box at this wildlife-themed workshop.

Please book your place in advance.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Website

http://www.greenfieldvalley.com/w/whats-on-2/

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