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!

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! Be transported back 150 million years for a Jurassic adventure of a lifetime, when Dinosaurs ruled the Earth in The Lost Kingdom.

Opening for February'18 half-term is Little Africa, discover amazing animals and birds of the savanna. From Meerkats to Porcupines, Lizards to Polecats there are animals of all shapes and size to delight and entertain. Visit the nocturnal house to see Fennec Foxes, Giant Pouched Rats and Scorpions before venturing in to the picturesque free flying aviary.

From 16 May '18 there will be more 'Peppa' fun with the opening of a new large expansion, with 2 fun new rides to enjoy! The Queens Flying Coach Ride - will take families on a royal tour around part of Peppa Pig World in individual coaches starting from the top of the majestic Queen's Castle. Grampy Rabbit's Sailing Club - hop aboard brightly coloured boats and join the adventure and sail Peppa Pig World and discover Pirate Island! New Peppa friends to meet too are Gerald Giraffe and Mr Bull and his maintenance team with their digger and crane. Additionally built dedicated baby care centre and check out the new Peppa themed catering outlet called Queen's Kitchen.

The 4D Cinema experience is a thrilling family action film at the Show Street Cinema!

The Welcome Building houses The Big Toy Shop, a giant 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!


  • open daily from 11 February to 30 November 2018 with limited opening February, March, October and November - please check the calendar on the left for specific days
  • * Christmas opening is available from the park only

Opening times

  • generally opens at 10:00 - but please check the calendar on the left for specific times of ride opening times

Last admission

  • 1 hour before closing time


  • car parking available


  • wheelchair or mobility scooter dependent guests are admitted free of charge
  • wheelchair accessible - nearly all paths are flat and tarmac surfaced
  • a vast majority of the rides and attractions at Paultons, including Peppa Pig World, are designed to be fully accessible to disabled guests
  • all restaurants and shops are wheelchair accessible
  • ample toilet facilities for guests with disabilities
  • disabled toilet facilities
  • assistance dogs are welcome


  • children under 1m high are free of charge
  • baby changing facilities available


  • Whole range of great value food outlets from the Wild Forest Family Restaurant, to Daddy Pigs Big Tummy Cafe and kiosks for a quick snack  

Gift shop

  • The Big Toy shop located by the entrance is a treat for kids and big kids, full of toys, souveniers, gifts and sweets
  • Outpost in the Lost Kingdon brimming with Dinosaur toys and merchandise
  • Peppa's Toy Shop selling everything Peppa

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Paultons Park Address: Ower, Romsey, The New Forest, Hampshire SO51 6AL

Prices shown are only available when purchased WITH FERRY TRAVEL FROM EAST COWES ONLY. Please ensure when purchasing tickets that you select the correct date. Opening dates/times are shown to the left on this 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.

Ticket types & Packages

Paultons Park standard admission

  • Have a Jurassic adventure in the Lost Kingdon
  • The little ones will love Peppa Pig World
  • Lots of thrill seeking rides for all ages
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