Buxton's beautiful Pavilion Gardens
Buxton's beautiful Pavilion Gardens

24 pictures of Buxton's Pavilion Gardens over the years as it celebrates its 150th birthday

Buxton’s stunning Pavilion Gardens is celebrating its 150th anniversary today.

Tuesday, 10th August 2021, 12:47 pm

The park was officially opened on August 10, 1871 and was initially only 12 acres however by 1876 it was extended to its present day size of 23 acres.

Loved by generations of families, the Pavilion Gardens have been used for leisure facilities from croquet to skating as well as boating.

The park is also a beautiful space to take a walk, enjoy a picnic or just take a break and watch the world go by.

To celebrate the anniversary, here’s a selection of photos of the park from over the years, including a selection from the Pavilion Gardens’ archive.

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