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 2019
  • Excellent
    160
  • Very Good
    67
  • Average
    5
  • Poor
    4
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • offmecake
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Great park
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 6th August 2019
    Excellent park to take the kids. Great play area and a lake Ice cream parlour and cafe. Area for skate boarding. Butterfly house. And an area to see squirrels and birds Read full review
  • stecrawf2017
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Kids love it here
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 24th August 2019
    This is one of the better parks we have been to as there is plenty for the kids to do. I think the kids love best is the water so take their costume and rubber shoes and let them free to get wet in... Read full review
  • tomt1230
    Haydock, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Solo travel
    Great Walk with Dog
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 3rd September 2019
    Lovely walk thru the park with the dog, the park is well maintained & has a coffee shop to relax outside, can well recommend this park for a visit. Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

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