Welcome to Park in the Past
Discovering An Ancient Landscape

Experience how our prehistoric ancestors lived.

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

A beautiful place for everyone to experience and enjoy.

Help us conserve this exciting community resource for future generations.

Visit a stunning natural landscape full of native species

An exciting water sports centre for sailing, kayaking, swimming and angling.

Help us make this unique and exciting place happen!

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Welcome to Park in the Past
Discovering An Ancient Landscape

Experience how our prehistoric ancestors lived.

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

A beautiful place for everyone to experience and enjoy.

Help us conserve this exciting community resource for future generations.

Visit a stunning natural landscape full of native species

An exciting water sports centre for sailing, kayaking, swimming and angling.

Help us make this unique and exciting place happen!

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Welcome to Park in the Past
Discovering An Ancient Landscape

Experience how our prehistoric ancestors lived.

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

Restore the Past

Imagine you could step back in time to when the Romans invaded Britain

A beautiful place for everyone to experience and enjoy.

Help us conserve this exciting community resource for future generations.

Visit a stunning natural landscape full of native species

An exciting water sports centre for sailing, kayaking, swimming and angling.

Help us make this unique and exciting place happen!

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Park in the Past is an exciting and innovative heritage and conservation project that aims to create a totally unique heritage attraction and vital community resource. 

Set in an ancient Welsh landscape, the park comprises 120 acres of outstanding natural beauty offering woodlands and wetlands, a magnificent 35-acre lake and the gorgeous River Alyn, as well as wonderful walks and spacious fields. We need your help to build an amazing prehistoric realm and a full-scale Roman fort and Celtic village. Explore and experience your heritage - the landscape of your ancestors.
Join us on our incredible journey recreating history! 

VISITOR INFORMATION

Located near Chester, next to the villages of Hope and Caergwrle, Flintshire North Wales. 

Main entrance is on Fagl lane, Hope LL12 9HB

The site is very close to Hope Railway station on the Wrexham to Bidston line.

Several bus routes stop near the site from Wrexham and Mold and Chester.

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Opening Hours

We are not officially open as yet as we are completing final conditions of our planning permission before first use.  

However, you can still access the site.

There are several entry points along public footpaths onto the project site.

Some of these are located next to our neighbours' houses so please be considerate.

Find Out More

VISITOR INFORMATION

Located near Chester, next to the villages of Hope and Caergwrle, Flintshire North Wales. 

Main entrance is on Fagl lane, Hope LL12 9HB

The site is very close to Hope Railway station on the Wrexham to Bidston line.

Several bus routes stop near the site from Wrexham and Mold and Chester.

Find Out More

Opening Hours

We are not officially open as yet as we are completing final conditions of our planning permission before first use.  

However, you can still access the site.

There are several entry points along public footpaths onto the project site.

Some of these are located next to our neighbours' houses so please be considerate.

Find Out More

Become a Friend

Please help us to create a unique window into the past so that you can step back in time and see how our ancestors lived. Park in the Past will be a world-class heritage attraction and research facility. You can be part of this incredible journey by supporting us now!

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Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Park in the Past by subscribing to our newsletter.

Contact Project Champion Paul Harston for more information  

Mobile: 07885 403485 // Office: 01978 761264 

paul.harston@parkinthepast.org.uk

Sad to annouce cancellation of our Alban Arthan event tomorrow. Weather and the state of the ground. More events to come.

Hey everyone, check out Simon Turney's great new book "Deva Tales" featuring some famous faces and places! https://t.co/BEWFORctsa+

Pleased to announce our new website https://t.co/ORCyy2pKZM. Is live Thanks to best selling Roman author Anthony Riches kind sponsorship.

Our thanks to Bow MAC scaffolding Chester for donating scaffolding boards for our Faerie realm

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