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

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018
  • Excellent
    157
  • Very Good
    63
  • Average
    4
  • Poor
    4
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • Alan R
    Trip type:
    Couples
    top park
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 8th May 2019
    This park is one of the best in the northwest. Its always busy when the sun is out. It has a lake, cafe and the usual facilities you would expect in a park. Has events at times through the year... Read full review
  • 580428Maureen2110
    Runcorn, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Afternoon trip with grandchildren
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 13th May 2019
    Lovely park to visit with children x plenty to do including the small water play area which is great in hot weather. Well kept clean park. Read full review
  • 1Jeff
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Actually rather good unless you like dogs
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 16th May 2019
    Victoria park, actually a very good attraction/place to go for all ages. All year it’s a magnet for all, great place for the children but not so good for dog lovers as the dog area is never... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

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