The Reader at Calderstones is a place unlike any other, where everyone is welcome and anyone can come to experience literature, and find and share meaning. Come and explore.
Our story is still unfolding but there are already many things awaiting you.
There’s a daily programme of activities and reading groups at the Mansion House, storytelling adventures at the Storybarn, food to nourish you in the Cafe and ice cream to suit all tastes in the Ice Cream Parlour.
Visit us today and be part of the story.
Planning a visit to Calderstones Park either on foot, by car or public transport?
Here is some information to help you plan your visit.Read more
The Mansion House is a reading home with heart – drop in to discover a place filled with possibilities.
A charitable social enterprise that supports our mission.
Discover stories of life in Liverpool, starting 5,000 years ago, in our dedicated exhibition.
Our imaginative play space for children and families will spark a lifelong love of reading for pleasure.
The hugely popular Ice Cream Parlour is open all year, selling all the best flavours, supplied by Cheshire Farm Ice...
Find something real to take home when the day is done - beautiful literary gifts for all ages.
What's happening at Calderstones
1 child £49, 2 siblings £80, 3 siblings £120 Books and Brambles is a six-week outdoor adventure of exciting weekends...
Join us in The Secret Garden for outdoor dining every Thursday - Sunday throughout April and May. Share in the...
The Reader is looking forward to welcoming some new Shared Reading sessions to our Mansion House Garden. The literature shared...