Important notice

Queen Elizabeth Country Park is open, including Beechwood Kitchen for takeaway food and drink and indoor seating. Juniper Kiosk is also open for takeaway refreshments. Normal hours and parking fees apply. Butser Hill car park is open including temporary toilet facilities.

Following Government guidance from July 19, we are lifting social distancing rules and other COVID-19 restrictions. In line with the Government’s advice, customers are encouraged to wear a face covering when indoors, to clean their hands regularly and clean surfaces that are touched regularly. If you feel unwell, please stay at home.

We will also display the NHS Test and Trace QR code for customers wishing to check in using the app. 

Find the latest national guidance here: Coronavirus: how to stay safe and help prevent the spread from 19 July - GOV.UK (

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Opening times

The park is open all day every day and is free to visit.

Car parks are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Seasonal opening hours

Parking charges

October to March:
Up to 1 hour £2.00
Up to 2 hours £3.50
Up to 4 hours £4.50
Full day £6.00

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Where we are

We are just off the A3, three miles south of Petersfield in Hampshire and lie within the South Downs National Park.

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Parking membership

Unlimited car parking at Queen Elizabeth Country Park and Butser Hill - £65 for a year  

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