Roundhay Park in Leeds, is one of the biggest city parks in Europe. It has over 700 acres of parkland, lakes, woodland and gardens which are owned by Leeds City Council. Visitor attractions at the Park include: - Tropical World Visitor Centre which is packed full of tropical plants and animals including crocodiles and meerkats - Specialist gardens including several Chelsea Flower show award winners - Playground - Skate park - 2 cafes and a restaurant Lots of events are also held regularly in the park including fun runs, circuses, brass bands. The park is one of the most popular in Europe.
Map reference: SE 319384 Lat: 53.84088 Long: -1.51667
By Road: Roundhay Park is situated 3 miles north of Leeds City Centre off the A58 Wetherby Road at Oakwood. Alternatively, we are accessible from the A6120 Leeds Ring Road. Look out for the brown tourist signs for Tropical World.
By Public Transport: From Leeds city centre follow signs for A58 Wetherby and brown Tropical World signs. Buses from Leeds city centre to Tropical World depart from Vicar Lane (opposite Corn Exchange) or New Briggate (outside Alders). Bus 12 or 2.
Accessible by Public Transport: 2 miles from Leeds station