Newsham Park

Set in 121 acres, this Grade II listed Victorian park is surrounded by fine period architecture and fishing lakes with roach, carp and tench. An angling permit is required if fishing in park lakes.

Opening hours

Open all year round.

Access to the park is via Sheil Road, Prescot Road and West Derby Road.


  • Historic map of the North West

    Historic features

    Grade II listed Newsham House, where Queen Victoria once stayed, now used as Judges lodgings. Grade II listed Seamen's Orphan Institution. Cast iron bandstand.

  • Toy boat in lake


    The two large lakes contain Roach, Carp and Tench. Angling permit required. One lake can also be used for sailing model boats.

    Liverpool Model Boat Club

  • Girl on swing


    Swings, roundabout, see-saw, spring mobile, spinning dish, play panels, multi play area.

  • Aerial shot of BMX jump

    Action Sports Hub

    For skateboarders, BMX and scooter riders.

  • Cricketers

    Cricket Club

    Home to Newsham Park Cricket Club, a local community club with training sessions for juniors and senior players. Find out more on our Facebook page.

    Newsham Park Cricket Club

Park events

Find out about all park events from the main Google calendar