Victoria Park

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Birchfield Avenue
Widnes
Cheshire
WA8 6PX

Tel: 0151 511 6770

Victoria park lake

About

Victoria Park is situated close to Widnes Town Centre. It holds the prestgious Green Flag award and is regarded as Halton’s premier park. Opened in 1900 to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria, Heritage Lottery funding has restored Victoria Park to its former splendour and enabled the replacement of the major features that had disappeared over the years such as the bandstand, fountain and lake.

It hosts an impressive array of facilities for the visitor. Its comprehensive secure play facilities includes an interactive water feature (open during the summer months); ice cream kiosk; contemporary park pavilion serving snacks and Starbucks coffee; bowling greens; model boating lake; floodlit tennis, basketball courts and skate facility; climbing boulder; glasshouses with pets corner and butterfly house.


Facilities

Other

  • Cafe/Restaurant
  • Disabled Access
  • Picnic Facility
  • Toilets

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Exit the M62 Jnct 7, take the A557 Watkinson Way. Take the exit for Derby Rd, follow road until you reach Birchfield Rd, turn left onto Birchfield. Victoria Park is on your left.

Public Transport Directions

There are nearby bus stops on Birchfield RoadWidnes Train Station is 0.3 miles from the park.Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 7.9 miles from the park.For further information, please call TRAVELINE, Public Transport Info, 0871 200 22 33

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    146
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    61
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    4
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Recent Reviews:

  • Alliang
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Wonderful park
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 16th October 2018
    This is my local park and I love it... I take my camera and wander round the lake, The nature trail and the fab butterfly house, taking loads of photos... I never get bored... Wonderful well kept... Read full review
  • Ian F
    Trip type:
    Family
    A walk in the park
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 17th October 2018
    On sunny 🌞 days this park is packed with mum's and toddler's enjoying the safe play area's, feeding the varied wildlife in the pond. Watching mischievous squirrels dart in/out of the bushes. For the... Read full review
  • lisacurran
    St Helens, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Great for Dogs!
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 20th October 2018
    Love this park .. has an enclosed area for dogs were they can run freely with other dogs and play safely! The park itself is very clean and maintained. Will definitely be a regular here! Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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