Victoria Park, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Record Id: 3377
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Victoria Park covers approximately 3.5 hectares, and dates from the late-19th century. Features include a gate lodge, perimeter walk, aviary, a fountain and several listed monuments.
Brief history of site
Victoria Park was laid out in 1878 on land which had previously formed the glacis and open land of the defences of Portsea. The park was designed by Alexander McKenzie.
Address: Victoria Park, PO1 1DU
Historical County: Hampshire
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Opening contact details:
This is a municipal park for general public use.
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: urban park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1878
Main period of development: Late 19th century
Site Size (Hectares): 3.5