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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    152
  • Very Good
    61
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    4
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Recent Reviews:

  • pencil_11
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Couples
    Happy Park
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    Very good for dog walking, which we do. Everyone is so friendly. Lots of activities for children of all ages. Nice café & ice cream parlour. On a nice day take a picnic plenty area for sitting on the... Read full review
  • davidrT5302CS
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Excellent park
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 13th February 2019
    Victoria Park is very well maintained with lots of children friendly facilities. Lots of organised events like the Vintage Rally and well worth a visit. Read full review
  • owendylan
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 4th March 2019
    This is an amazing park to take your kids to on hot days they have a children’s water park so make sure to pack a towel and swim wear x Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

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