Parks and open spaces

The borough of Rochdale boasts many parks and open spaces. Here you can view the facilities available at each, how to get there and more. Several parks have been awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award status.

Find parks and open spaces

Local history of parks and gardens

During Victorian times, several parks and gardens were created in the town centre.

The beauty and character of the parks and gardens give Rochdale town centre its unique character.

If you'd like to learn more about the history and heritage of the Rochdale borough you can find a range of resources at the Local Studies Centre.

Memorial benches in our parks

You can buy a memorial bench for a loved one which can be placed in any of the many beautiful parks we have in the borough.