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

TripAdvisor

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

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    139
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    58
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    4
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Recent Reviews:

  • hellieb69
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Love it..
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 10th September 2018
    ..the park is at the rear of our home, it’s beautiful, so well kept with fab coffee shop. Well worth a visit. Read full review
  • Stanley C
    Trip type:
    Couples
    a lovely park
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 6th September 2018
    a lovely park to take the kids and family, or just to sit and enjoy peace and quiet, theres also a butterfly house featuring so many different species of butterflies, but check for opening times Read full review
  • Mark G
    Trip type:
    Family
    Great park! Loads of fun👍
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 28th August 2018
    A superb park with plenty of facilities. The park is well maintained with great areas to football and other ball games. There's a park run on Saturdays as well as other events in the school holidays... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)

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