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Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park

The beautiful Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park comprises rolling meadows, woodland, riverside fields and formal gardens. The City of Belfast International Rose Garden has made the park world famous, and contains over 20,000 blooms in the summer, divided into trial and display beds, an historical section, and a heritage garden that displays the best of the roses from local breeders. Each season thousands of visitors enjoy the rose gardens and associated events during Rose Week.

Other Features Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park also contains International Camellia Trials, a walled garden, a Japanese-style garden with water features for quiet contemplation, a very popular childrens playground, an orienteering course and many walks.

Opening timesDawn - Dusk
All parks open at 7.30am, closing times vary throughout the year.
PricesFree Admission.
Maps provided by OSNI
Contact Details
Upper Malone Road
BT17 9LA

Tel: (028) 9032 0202 Parks Info
Alt: (028) 9060 3359 - Parks Manager
Mob: 07767271682 - Parks Manager
Fax: (028) 9023 7070

Location / Directions
By Car

Follow Upper Malone Road from House of Sport roundabout.
Main car parks – upper and lower in park
Pedestrian entrance at bus stop opposite Malone Golf Course

By Public Transport

Citybus service 71 to Finaghy Rd South. About ¾ mile walk to park.
Ulsterbus – 529 from Glengall Street Station to Erinvale
Places to Stay Nearby
All Seasons
Malone Guest House
Beechlawn House Hotel
Ash Rowan Townhouse

Places to Visit Nearby
Lagan Valley Regional Park
Colin Glen Forest Park
Botanic Gardens and Palm House
Ulster Museum

More Gardens
Castlewellan Forest Park
Rowallane Garden
Richardsons Walled Garden at Greenmount
Mount Stewart House And Gardens