Park Home Park There’s lots to do for a great family day out. Clifton Park has gardens to relax in, a Museum, play park, water splash, tennis, bowls, adventure golf, train, roller coaster, jumpin’ jack, sand pit and much more. Clifton Park is open all day, every day. The Museum and some attractions have restricted opening times Fun Park Roller coasters, water rides, bumper cars and arcade games. The Fun Park has something for everyone. Water Splash The water splash play area is an acre of fountains, features and fun. Mini Golf Put your putting skills to the test through this intriguing course. There are a few surprises on the way! Play Areas Clifton Park has the biggest free play park in Yorkshire - and it's never, ever closed! Sports and Games Come and enjoy a game of tennis or bowls, play on the basketball court or show off your skills in our skate park. Clifton Express The Clifton Express has stops at either end of the park and does regular circuits from the activity area to the Museum and cafe. Gardens Clifton Park is a beautifully landscaped garden with specimen trees, leafy avenues and a Georgian Grade II* listed house providing sweeping views. History of the park Clifton Park was originally laid out as the private grounds of Clifton House in 1783, and opened as a public park in 1891.