Based around the former 1780's Ironworks established by John Bedford, the park is an interesting mix of industrial archaelogy, rare plants and flowers, where visitors can study interpretation panels, take country walks and nature trails.
Cosmeston offers a fine introduction into the countryside and is open all year round. The park has been designed to enable people of all abilities to discover and enjoy the countryside found within the Vale of Glamorgan.
The Cowbridge Physic Garden Trust (CPGT) have recreated a physic garden in Cowbridge, on the site of an area that was once part of Old Hall, the home of the Edmondes family from the eighteenth to the twentieth century.
Dyffryn is a delightful Edwardian Garden that is currently being restored. Many themed garden rooms, an Italiante design and a well stocked arboretum.
220 acres of woods and meadowland in a sheltered valley leading to a pebble beach and spectacular cliffs. Nature trails, picnic sites, café, play area, barbecue area and mini golf courses
With its flower-filled borders, the Gardens and Lake are a great place for families to walk and picnic. The focal point of the garden is a harp-shaped lake with ducks and swans
Barry's first park to be awarded the prestigious Green Flag Award
Victoria Park is a classic historic park tucked away in Cadoxton on the eastern side of Barry.