Victoria Park Portsmouth
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Victoria Park, Anglesea Rd, Portsmouth, PO1 3HJ

 

ACCESSIBILITY

Victoria Park is fully accessible. The networks of paths around the park is well maintained and there are no steep inclines.

Disabled parking bays are available at Anglesea Road and Bishop Crispian Way.

GETTING HERE

The park is an oasis of green in the city, to sustain this we try to encourage green modes of transport where possible.

By foot and bicycle

Being in the centre of the city the park is within easy walking o cycling distance for many residents of Portsmouth.

Portsmouth City Council operates a Park & Ride bus service providing a quick, easy way for visitors to get to Victoria Park, Portsmouth city centre, Gunwharf Quays, the Spinnaker Tower and the Historic Dockyard. Take the PR2 to the Civic Offices.

By bus

The nearest bus stops are at Bishop Crispian Way and Queen’s Street [1,2,3,8,20,21,23] or Portsmouth & Southsea train station [1,2,7].

By train

Portsmouth & Southsea train station sits directly opposite the park. Leave right out of the station, turn left onto Station Road/ Stanhope Road and cross at the roundabout to enter the park through the Catherine House Boulevard entrance.

Alternatively turn left out of the station, cross at the pedestrian crossing and keep to the right side of Guildhall Square to enter the park from the War memorial tunnel entrance.

By car

Victoria Park is less than 5 miles drive from Junction 12 of the M27 Follow the signs for city centre and you will find us just after the traffic lights on Anglesea Road.

Parking

Parking is available at the Cascades shopping centre. Walk south on Market Way to Unicorn Road traffic lights. Turn left onto Unicorn Road and continue until the mini roundabout. Turn right onto Bishop Crispian Way and enter Victoria Park on the left.

Alternatively metered parking is also available on Anglesea Road and Bishop Crispian Way.

OPENING TIMES

The park is open everyday during sunlight hours  (Times are adjusted for winter and summer)

FACILITIES

Toilets

Victoria Park currently has no toilet facilities. The nearest toilets available are at Guildhall Square or for customers at the Café in the park.

Café in the park
                                                                               

The café in the old lodge building on the south east corner of the park by the Queen’s Street entrance is run by the Society of St James.

Open daily it provides an excellent range of cooked breakfasts, loaded spuds, sandwiches, paninis, salads,    ice creams, barista coffee and milkshakes, as well as vegan and children’s menus. It  provides employment and training opportunities for vulnerable people who have experienced homelessness and substance misuse.

Visit them on Facebook  Trip Advisor  or the SSJ website 

Contact us via email at victoriapark@portsmouthcc.gov.uk

The People's Park

Map of the park

    Key

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    Monuments

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    Aviary

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    Fountain

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    Adventure Playground

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    Rose Garden

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    Cafe

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    Woodland Area

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    Nearest Bus Stops

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    Nearest Train Station