Plan your visit

Attractive parkland, woodland and seashore overlooking Southampton water

Important notice

Royal Victoria Country Park is open including the Chapel (Wednesday to Sunday), the Chapel kiosk for takeaway food and drink, the reception, shop and toilets. Normal parking hours and parking fees apply.

Opening times:
Café is closed for refurbishment
Chapel kiosk is open for takeaway service daily, 9.30am to 4pm
RVCP Reception and Shop (currently located in the Chapel): daily, 10am to 4pm
Chapel exhibitions (ground floor, free entry): Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm
Chapel tower: Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 4pm (last admission 3.30pm)

Opening hours

The park is free and open every day

Vehicle access
8am to 5pm 

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

More about parking

Where we are

We are located in Netley, Hampshire - a couple of miles east of Southampton, by the shores of Southampton water.

Chapel

Chapel

The exhibition brings to life the rich history of the military hospital that once dominated the site of the Royal Victoria Country Park.

Discover Royal Victoria Chapel

Royal Victoria County Park cafe

Café

Our café serves delicious lunches, tasty cakes, snacks and a range of hot and cold drinks. The café also caters for meetings and parties.

More about the café

Exterior of the Queen Elizabeth Country Park cafe

Gift shop

We stock a fun selection of great gifts from kites and crabbing buckets to fact sheets and sweeties. You can also purchase parking tickets and book events.

Seasonal opening hours

Child using accessible play area

Accessibility

Royal Victoria Country Park is largely accessible to wheelchairs and pushchairs. All our buildings are fully accessible.

More about accessibility at Royal Victoria Country Park

Dog walking at Royal Victoria Country Park

Dogs

Dogs are welcome in the country park and there is plenty to keep you and your four-legged friend entertained, including a dog wash.

Countryside Canines - Dog walking in Hampshire

Summary of Royal Victoria Country Park byelaws
Contact us if you would like to see the full version

Contact us

Email rvcp.enquiries@hants.gov.uk

The Park

Phone 023 8045 5157

The Chapel

Phone 023 8060 5102

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