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Good open area mainly rass

Large car park lots of sport and open air gyms around plus. Historical war memorial by, and 101st... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
Picturesque, vibrant and squirrels galore!

Despite living in Leicester for the past two years as a DMU lad, I've never really had the chance... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2018
Oliver C
Sutton in Ashfield, United Kingdom
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“outdoor gym”(3 reviews)
“inner city”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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203 Victoria Park Road, Leicester LE2 1XD, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Large car park lots of sport and open air gyms around plus. Historical war memorial by, and 101st American paratrooper memorial

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mlj2714
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

A good sized park in the city centre if you want to run around or play football (or tennis). Good for picnics in the summer but you can hear the surrounding traffic from end to end.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Trekbud
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Despite living in Leicester for the past two years as a DMU lad, I've never really had the chance to explore much out of our area of the city - and boy do I regret it! Victoria Park is, simply put, a gorgeous corner of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Oliver C
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I think that Victoria Park is clean and well kept. There are some great children’s play areas dotted around. The war memorial is very impressive and the park seems to be well used by sporting groups, families with young children, young people and older people,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 433Richard
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great small park and exercise equipment for the kids and lovely, large open space. Very nice, clean toilet block and well laid out car park. Good place to park to visit the museum on New Walk

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank maisie71210
Reviewed 9 August 2018

First visit to the park to see the Caribbean carnival and pleasantly surprised. Large open area with play ares, skate park and a pretty impressive war memorial. Carnival itself was fabulous, a huge display of colour and energy. Only down side was that onsite parking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MalcH
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

By day this is a lovely park, good children's play area on the east side, and lots of space to run and play. Parkrun every Saturday morning is a great reason to visit, but it often becomes the focal point for other events such as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MLambertGeo
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Large and open, ideal for a variety of activities. It is often busy, especially in the summer, but this is not a problem, given the space. The war memorial is impressive, and the students from the adjacent uni who are continually passing through and relaxing...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KeithTheAsianSheep
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Popular park linking busy roads and the University and New Walk. Lots of joggers , football pitches and an outdoor gym

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank hem0116
Reviewed 11 March 2018

A fairly empty park alright if you want to kick a ball or have a picnic but apart from the war memorial not much here

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jonathan A
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