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
    167
  • Very Good
    71
  • Average
    5
  • Poor
    4
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • kbpitt2018
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Great public park
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th February 2020
    Wonderful space for the young and old alike. Nice areas to walk. Great facilities or children. Lovely picturesque lake. Very good places to eat and drink. Read full review
  • Jdgl93
    Widnes, United Kingdom
    Trip type:
    Family
    Beautiful Local Park
    4 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 11th March 2020
    A beautiful park, very nice and open. Esposito’s Cafe serves delicious food. (Highly recommend the Vegan Chocolate Cake) We live locally and visit often. Read full review
  • Big_Jeff_Leo
    St Helens, United Kingdom
    A smart town park
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 7th June 2020
    I have visited this park a number of times and it just gets better. The park is very well maintained and it offers something for everyone. The park is well facilitated with playgrounds and exercise... Read full review

Opening Times

Open (1 January 2020 - 31 December 2020)

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