Visit us Plan your visit Parking at Thorpe Meadows There are solar powered pay and display payment machines in the car park. Payment can be made in cash at the machine or by card with the new mobile app. All instructions are on the payment machines in the car park. It is free to park for one hour then £2.50 for 24 hours. Thorpe Meadows is accessible to pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles at all times. Height restriction barrier Please be aware there is a 2.1 metre height barrier across the entrance to the car park.