Important notice

Royal Victoria Country Park will remain open for those living in the local area in line with national restrictions. The park’s café is open for takeaways only. Toilets are open and normal parking hours and parking fees apply. The Chapel will be closed.

If you are planning to visit us, please check the latest Government guidance to understand the restrictions that apply.

Virtual tours and learning

These virtual tours take you on a journey around the historic Netley Abbey village, around the site of the Royal Victoria Hospital and through the Chapel. The e-learning introduces you to the rich history of the Hospital from its design and construction through to its closure and demolition.

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.

Things to see and do

Volunteer with us 

Volunteers make a real difference and each opportunity provides its own experience.

More about volunteering

Parking pass

Unlimited car parking at Royal Victoria Country Park. Up to two cars for £75 a year.

Buy a parking membership