Access to the Parkland is available at all times
Shopping opening times:
Mon-Wed 10am -6pm
Thursday 10am -8pm
Friday 10am -6pm
Saturday 9:30am- 6pm
Sunday 10.30am* -5pm
Bank Holiday 10am-6pm
*selected stores open at 11am
Free entry to venue, most events are free however some charges may apply. Please check individual listings for further details.
Explore over 55 acres of landscaped parkland, created from colliery spoil site. Over 600,000 cubic metres of colliery spoil was shifted and then reused to create the hills and valleys of the parkland.
There are three signposted walks in the Parkland, for all the family to enjoy. There are lakes, wetlands and sculptured terraces taking you through various wildlife habitats.
Watch as the newly developed land flourishes into outstanding country parkland. There’s a childrens playarea, free 1200 space car park, baby feeding facilities and five star toilet facilities.
Year round special events include Noddy, Flavour of the Continent markets and outdoor theatre productions.
Tel: 0191 526 6157Visit Dalton Park website
Cafes and restaurants include: BB’s coffee and muffins, Cafe Thorntons, Carvery Plus, McDonalds, Millies Cookies, Spud u like and Starbucks.
There are over 60 outlet shops selling over 200 brands at up to 50% off high street prices.
20 minutes south of Newcastle and 30 minutes north of Middlesbrough. From the A19 north or south bound take the B1285 which is sign posted for Murton. Follow signs for Dalton Park. Regular bus services from Durham, Peterlee, Seaham and Sunderland for details contact Travel line on 0871 200 2233