Adventure Play Area

Let the kids explore our fantastic Adventure Play Park, complete with an impressive tree-top climbing frame and a dedicated area for toddlers.

Young Boy In The Adventure Play Area

River & Woodland Walks

Take a stroll around our lovely woodland and river walkways. They offer a beautiful place to unwind and discover plenty of wildlife all year round!

Young Children In The Woodland

Skate Park

Our fantastic Skate Park is hugely popular and certainly worth a visit, whether you’re practising your tricks or admiring the many skateboarders and BMX riders who occupy it.

Preston Park Skate Park

Butterfly World

Butterfly World is located within the grounds of Preston Park. Inside you can explore a tropical rain forest with hundreds of butterflies. Visit Butterfly World for opening times and prices.

A photo of a butterfly on a leaf

Love Exploring

Discover Preston Park Museum and Grounds in augmented reality with the Love Exploring app and open up a whole new world of things to do and see! Download it free via Google Play or the Apple Store.

Family In Fancy Dress Exploring The Gardens At Togetherfest 2019

Small Gauge Railway

The Teesside Small Gauge Railway is a miniature railway run by volunteers on selected days. Visit for more information.

Families Riding The Small Gauge Railway


Our friends at RiverShack offer the perfect way to explore the Tees. Take a ride on a RiverBoat to explore the nearby town of Yarm. Operating during peak season only. Visit for times and prices.

Juno Boat Running From Preston Park To Yarm

Stockton & Darlington Railway

Hints of the famous first passenger railway route which opened in 1825 can be found in the grounds of the park. This includes part of the trackbed which is now covered in woodland but runs along the tree line, parallel to Yarm Road.

Stockton And Darlington Railway Sign