Thornes Park



Important Information


Opening Hours


Opening times vary throughout the year, please contact us to confirm opening times.


Location

Thornes Park
Denby Dale Road
Wakefield
WF2 8QE

Services

  • Athletic stadium
  • 18 hole pitch and putt
  • Putting
  • Tennis
  • Bowls
  • Sports pitches
  • A flagship children's play area
  • Miniature steam railway (which operates most summer weekends)
  • Cage & bird aviary
  • Café

Prices

18 hole pitch and putt

Adult (per round) £3.40 Standard / £2.90 Activate
Junior (per round) £2.20 Standard

Putting

Adult (per round) £1.80 Standard / £1.40 Activate
Junior (per round) £1.10 Standard

£2 refundable deposit required for golf clubs
Lost balls 60p

Tennis

Adult (per court) £4.10 Standard / £3.20 Activate
Junior (per court) £2.30 Standard

£2 refundable deposit required for tennis racquets

Bowls prices including season tickets

Adult season ticket (Winter) £40
Adult season ticket (Summer) £40
Adult, Junior / OAP season ticket (Winter) £18.50
Adult, Junior / OAP season ticket (Summer) £18.50
Adult per session £2.60 Standard / £2.20 Activate
Junior per session £1.50
Match prices £9.20
Bowls hire included in the price per session

Last session times:

Tennis - two hours before closing time
Golf - two hours before closing time
Putting - one hour before closing time
Bowls - one hour before closing time

Equipment Sales

Limited equipment is available to purchase on site

Events

All three parks have the capability of hosting a selection of galas and events throughout the summer.

Parking

There is free car parking at all three entrances


Thornes Park, Clarence Park, Holmfield Park are located just under a mile away from the city centre.

Features within these parks include a beautifully walled rose garden, and wildfowl lake of the former Thornes House.

Thornes Park is only open from Easter to September and then at weekends and the school holiday week in October. This site is closed from November to March.

Park attendants are on site 30 minutes prior to opening and 30 minutes after closing.

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Contact Us


Thornes Park Stadium

Horbury Road
Wakefield
WF2 8TY

01924 302385