The park landscape at Weald has been sculptured over time, from deer park to formal gardens and lakes.
8am - dusk
Weald Country Park
24 December 2013 - 11am - 3:30pm
Pay and display: £2.20 per car
Car parking season tickets: £65
Green Flag Award: Yes
Picnics in the parks are popular especially during the summer months there are also picnic tables around the park.
The parks are fantastic for cyclists as they take you through the beautiful Essex countryside. We have designated routes for you to follow on our downloadable map.
Fishing is permitted at Old Hall pond, the lake in Thorndon Country Park South. A day ticket can be purchased from the rangers patrolling the lake throughout the day.
Essex Country Parks offers a range of fantastic walks through a number of habitats, with astounding views and plenty of interesting features.
The park has designated routes for horse riding which can be followed on our downloadable map.
Learn about the history of the park in an interactive display or light refreshments situated in the visitor centre.
From 1 November to 31 March – Closed Mondays except bank holidays, Tuesday to Friday 11:00am until 3:00pm, Sat, Sun and Bank holidays 10:00am until 4:00pm
From 1 April to 30 October – Closed Mondays except bank holidays and school summer holidays, Tuesday to Friday 10:00am until 4.30pm, Sat and Sunday and Bank holidays 10:00am until 5.00pm
Public toilets available within the park, including disabled and baby changing facilities.
Essex Country Parks offers a range of conference facilities and our unique surroundings set us apart from other conference providers.
If you are looking for the perfect venue to host your wedding then look no further than your local parks. You and your guests will be able to enjoy, relax and celebrate in our beautiful estates.
We offer a range of birthday parties from themed fairies and wizards parties to adventurous mini beast hunts or simply room hire. To book your bespoke birthday party please contact the park.
Let our Educational Rangers release your imagination and provoke creativity in outdoor classrooms across the county.