Things to do in Ellesmere Port
Large industrial town and port with good leisure opportunities
Are you looking for things to do in Ellesmere Port? We've got plenty of great ideas for you across the town.
Known for... Vauxhall, Manchester Canal and McArthur Glen Designer Outlet Village
Did you know...
- The Vauxhall plant at Ellesmere Port is now Vauxhall's only car factory in Britain since the closure of the Luton plant in 2004.
- John Prescott, The Ex-Deputy Prime Minister attended Ellesmere Port's Grange Secondary Modern School in 1948.
National Waterways Museum
Great family day out located on the banks of the River Mersey and the Manchester Ship Canal.☎ 01513555017Recommended by Tara Pritchard, Ellesmere Port“Great day out and so much fun you won't regret it!”
Blue Planet Aquarium
Home to over 100 exhibits including Europe's largest collection of sharks.☎ 01513578804Recommended by Ed Bradley, Wirral
Speke Hall, Garden & Estate
National Trust - One of the most famous half-timbered houses in Britain.
Ness Botanic Gardens
Outstanding botanic gardens overlooking the Dee Estuary.
Eastham Country Park FREE
The broad-leaved woodland at Eastham Country Park supports a wide variety of wildlife and contains some of the finest mature trees.
Foxes Wood FREE
A semi-natural woodland with a variety of birds and mammals and a unique waterfall.
Thornton Wood FREE
Part of an ancient oak and ash woodland with a small stream and pond.
Gowy Meadows FREE
An extensive area of lowland grazing marsh covering a total area 165.8ha.
|Thornton le Moors|
Tenpin bowling and entertainment venue.Recommended by Matthew Bishop, Bebington
Ten-pin bowling centre.☎ 08718732450
Vue Cinema Ellesmere Port
Modern multi-screen cinema complex.☎ 03453084620Recommended by Mark Keller, Ellesmere Port
Helsby Golf Club
Eastham Lodge Golf Club
|117 Ferry Road|
Tennis, health, gym and fitness club.☎ 01514944000
Fun packed football themed play centre.Recommended by Steven Carragher, Wirral
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