Malvern & Brueton Parks

Day trips

Ages:

  • All The Family
  • Under 5s
  • School Age
  • Adults

Venue:

Outdoor

Cost:

Free

Description

There is something for everyone at Malvern and Brueton Parks. From the wide open spaces and ornamental lake of Brueton, to the formal gardens and play area of Malvern, you will always find something to enjoy here:

  • playground for all ages
  • a dedicated picnic spot
  • Brueton Tree Trail
  • free car parking
  • local nature reserve
  • mature woodland
  • ornamental gardens
  • ornamental lake
  • Parkridge Cafe
  • pond
  • sensory garden
  • tennis courts
  • walking trails

Playground

Refurbished as part of the Playbuilder project, the Malvern end of the park has a great play space. Packed with the latest equipment, it is a great place for kids to just be kids:

  • ability whirl carousel
  • birds nest tree net climber
  • dish roundabouts
  • junior slide
  • nest swing
  • super rope-end swing
  • toddler swings
  • toddler zone
  • trampoline
  • tunnel and bridge
  • sandpit
  • stone Boulders

Lake

Next to the Brueton Park entrance is an ornamental lake with plenty of ducks and geese. There is a path all the way around the lake, and a small shallow stream where dogs and kids like to paddle.

Parkridge Visitor Centre

Opened in 2002, the visitor centre in Brueton Park is managed by the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust. It opens at 10am each day, and offers:

  • tea shop
  • toilets
  • adventure play area
  • education facility
  • workshops & demonstrations

Secret Garden

If you look really carefully you may find the secret garden, nestled within the woods. There are stools and carvings, created by a local craftsman.

Walking trail

There is a two mile walking trail in Malvern and Brueton Parks organised by Solihull Active.

The Brueton Tree Trail is always popular too, which is home to a number of unique trees such as English Oak, Giant Redwood, Maidenhair and Indian Bean Tree.

Parking

Car Parks open from 8.00am at the following locations:

  • Brueton Park End, Warwick Road, B91 3HA
  • Malvern Park End, New Road, B91 3DL

Open hours