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Children's Activity Event, Sat 20 - Sun 28 Jul 2019, free entry

Become A Park Investigator!

Become A Park Investigator!


Friends Of CHaT Parks


Denby Dale Road,

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 20 - Sun 28 Jul Become A Park Investigator
Wed 24 Jul Games Of Yesteryear


Follow the trail around the park, answer the quiz and become a Park Investigator!

Everyone who successfully completes the task will receive a prize, become a Park Investigator and receive a certificate.

See or Thornes Park Week Programme for details.

Starts and finishes at the Games Ticket Office.

For 6 - 13 year olds.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 20 - Sun 28 Jul 2019 10:00 to 17:00
Start the trail at Games of Thornes ticket office at the junction of Denby Dale Road and Thornes Road.


Free entry

Also see



See location of Thornes Park on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 320195  Lat: 53.67099 Long: -1.51710

By Road:
From Wakefield City Centre:
Follow the A642 (Westgate) towards Horbury
Main entrance located off Horbury Road.
Side entrances located off Thornes Road and Denby Dale Road.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Wakefield Bus Station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome