Paultons Park, Hampshire
Paultons Park - Family Theme Park
Paultons Family Theme Park is a great value family day out with over 60 wonderful rides and attractions including big rides, small rides, play areas, entertainments and a collection of exotic birds and animals set within 140 acres of the beautiful New Forest National Park - so only a short drive from Red Funnel in Southampton. Paultons is of course also home to Peppa Pig World, with 7 amazing Peppa-themed rides!
Things to see and do!
Well where to start, there is just so much to see and do!
For thrill seekers there are lots of rides including Magma, The Edge, Pirate Ship, The Cobra and Wave Runner.
There's plenty of family rides too from a "Victorian Double Decker Carousel " to Go Karts Driver and Magic Carpet and a mini land full of critters at Critters Creek!
The Lost Kingdom is awakening on 17 May 2016!
Be transported back 150 million years for a Jurassic adventure of a lifetime, when Dinosaurs ruled the Earth.
A Jurassic world where Dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes greet your every turn, an unbelievable prehistoric landscape where you will see, hear, and feel that you have been catapulted back to a long forgotten era.
Lost Kingdom Dinosaur Theme Park at Paultons Park will be home to a whole host of Dinosaur attractions including two world class rollercoasters, life-like animatronic Dinosaurs, Jurassic themed family rides, a prehistoric Dinosaur adventure play park and an amazing opportunity to come face to face with our 'living' walking animatronic Dinosaurs!
For 2016 the 4D Cinema experience is showing The Lost World, a thrilling family action film at the Show Street Cinema!
The Welcome Building houses The Big Toy Shop, a giant new themed toy store, and The Wildwoods restaurant, offering a wide range of delicious 'cooked to order' meals and snacks all day every day.
Paultons really is way too much fun for one day!
For more information visit Paultons Family Theme Park website.
2016 Opening Times
The opening dates below are correct as of Jan 16, for up to the minute times please check with Paultons Park website here.
If you wish to visit after 31 October please purchase direct from Paultons Family Theme Park website.
How to buy/collect attraction tickets
Tickets can be purchased when making a vehicle or foot passenger ferry booking for departure from East Cowes with Red Funnel. Simply add your chosen dates and quantities into the shopping basket, add ferry travel and proceed to the payment page.
Collecting admission tickets:
- Vehicle customers: simply present your "Confirmation/eTicket" on arrival at East Cowes check-in and your attraction ticket(s) will be automatically printed there. Please Note: You WILL NOT be admitted to Paulton's Park with just your eTicket, please ensure you collect your credit card sized ticket(s) from the East Cowes check-in booth or ticket office.
- Foot passengers: please go to the East Cowes ticket office on arrival and your attraction ticket(s) will be printed on presentation of your "Confirmation/eTicket".
What to give the attraction: Just hand your credit card size ticket(s) to the attraction to gain entry. Tickets are valid for the date you entered when adding the attraction to your basket.
Terms & Conditions: Attraction admission tickets can only be purchased in conjunction with a booking for a vehicle or foot passenger(s) on Red Funnel's East Cowes/Southampton Vehicle Ferry route. Attraction tickets are non-refundable and must be used on the date entered. Additional charges (payable on admission) may apply to access special events and certain rides or activities. Standard terms and conditions of entry apply; please refer to the attraction for details.
For all other ticket types and tickets without ferry travel visit Paultons Family Theme Park website.
NB The Park opens at 10.00am but ride times are as indicated.
If weather dictates Paulton Park reserves the right to close earlier than published times.
How to get there
Ower, Romsey, The New Forest, Hampshire SO51 6AL. Tel: 02380814442
Directions: Left out of the terminal on A3057, continue on to Mountbatten Way A3024. Continue on to A35, take ramp to M271 towards London/Winchester/Portsmouth/ M27/Salisbury/Bournemouth. At next roundabout take 5th exit onto M27 to Salisbury/Ringwood/Bournemouth. Merge on to M27. At junction 2 exit toward Salisbury/A36/Fawley/A326 and then follow the large brown tourist signs to Paultons Park.
Travel Time: 20 minutes (9.7 miles)