Court Hey Park
Court Hey Park, the home of the National Wildflower Centre holds
the prestigious Green Flag Award.
Visitor facilities and attractions include:
- The National Wildflower Centre including toilets, café and
- Car parking
- Children’s playground
- Cricket pitch
- Bowling green
- Sunken gardens
- Picnic area
- Wildflower and wetland habitats
- Gladstone’s Roots Mansion House footprint
- Walking and cycling clubs
- Events and activities
- Friends of Court Hey Park
- The park is accessible throughout
The park is open throughout the year. Entrances at
Buttermere Road and Keswick Way are closed in the evenings.
The National Wildflower Centre, Café and Shop is open 7 days a week
between 1st March and 31st August, 10.am until 5.pm.
The café remains open Monday to Friday between 1st September and
How to get there
Court Hey Park
Court Hey Park has several entrances on Roby Road, Thornton
Road, Cheldwood Avenue, Buttermere Road and Keswick Way.
The Liverpool Loop Line passes close to Broadgreen Station. Once
past this, continue to south for approx. a quarter of a mile, just
after passing under a pedestrian bridge, turn left at the cross
tracks. Turn left at the road and then left onto Chelwood Avenue at
the end. Take the first right, and then turn left into the gate
into Court Hey Park. Cycle storage is available in the
courtyard of the National Wildflower Centre.
See the cycle
map and cycle journey
Broadgreen Station is a 9 minute train journey from Liverpool
Lime Street, and 39 minutes from Warrington. From Broad Green
Station, Court Hey Park is a 20 minute walk. Leave the station on
the booking office side, turn left, cross at the top of Bowring
Park Road and follow Bowring Road/Roby Road until Court Hey
Park. Alternatively, buses run from the station to the stops
outside Court Hey.
A number of buses stop outside Court Hey on Roby Road, 6, 61,
161(Sundays). Alternatively, bus numbers 14, 79 and 79C services
run 'very frequently' from Liverpool City Centre and stop on
Childwall Valley Road/Chelwood Avenue, with access via the south
entrance of Court Hey, as does bus number 165, which runs from
Contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33 for times of buses and
trains or visit the Traveline website.
Court Hey Park is situated just off Junction 5 of the M62, take
the turn off for 'Knotty Ash' and follow the brown tourist
signs. Free onsite parking is available.