West Park, Macclesfield

Prestbury Road
SK10 3BJ

*Postcode for Sat Nav purposes

Map location

west park red brick building and flowers

Opening times:

The park opens at 8am and closes at:

April - 7.30pm
May - 8.00pm
June to August - 8.30pm
September - 7.30pm
October to March - 6.30pm

See the West Park History page for an overview of the Park's background.

Green Spaces for Wellbeing

The Green Spaces for Wellbeing programme is for adults aged 18 years and over and is designed around the ‘Five Ways to Wellbeing’. Nature-based activities, held at sites including West Park, help prevent and tackle mental ill health, and support people with long-term health conditions. Find out more.

Facilities and Information

  • Children’s play ground & toddler's play area
  • Bowling green - email to book a bowling green. You will need to take your own bowls.
  • Café (opening times 09:00 – 17:00, 7 days a week)
  • Barbecue area - don't put BBQs on picnic benches or other park furniture. Dispose of anything leftover safely. Do not put hot coals in the litter bins and do not leave BBQs in the park.
  • Museum
  • Ornamental gardens
  • Picnic area
  • Skate board area
  • Toilets - Open: Mon-Thur 8am to 3pm, Fri 8am to 2:30pm (closed bank holidays and weekends)
  • Entrances: Prestbury Road, Macclesfield
  • Car Parking:

    Located at the end of the drive on the right hand side from the main entrance on Prestbury Road.

  • Opened in 1854
  • Area: 6.2 hectares (15.3 acres)
  • National monument 25633 - three pre-Norman cross shafts in play area

Contact us

Email Park Enquiries

Comment about a park or garden

0300 123 5011 option 3


Page last reviewed: 25 May 2023