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A peek around the park

Here’s just a glimpse of what’s new at Wicksteed Park!

Wicky's Play Factory

'Wooloomooloo' Aviary

Sand & Water Play

Park News

Ride Opening Times:

Rides and Attractions are open at the weekends from 10.30am! Yipee! You can view our opening times calendar on the ‘plan your visit’ page.

Rowing boat
The Astroslide is having a makeover and will be back in action towards the summer as ‘Snakes and Ladders’ which contains a brand new drop slide.

The Car Boot Sales are held every Sunday. Gates open at 6am – for more information, please click here.


“Great play areas for the younger and older children including the boating lakes and other attractions. It’s well worth a day trip out.”

Malcolm R, TripAdvisor.

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Video-goers can find us on YouTube, with POV ride videos and latest news!


A history of high jinks

Hello everyone, and welcome to Wicksteed Park! I’m Charles Wicksteed, the fellow who created this park back in 1913. I wanted it to be a place where children and adults alike could get out and have a bit of fun, whether they fancied zooming down a waterchute, or taking a gentle stroll.

A century later, I reckon we’re still Britain’s best day out. There’s lots more to discover about our story – click below to find out more.

Wicksteed’s History

The park today

There’s nowhere quite like Wicksteed Park. Along with 30 exciting rides and activities, including one of Europe’s longest zip wires, there’s 147 acres of beautiful rolling parkland – perfect for a game of frisbee, or a big family picnic. Stay the night in our cosy campsite, wander round our woods, or jump aboard the UK’s most popular narrow gauge railway – there’s more to do than you can shake a shilling at. So, are you ready to get stuck in?

Park and Grounds

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Stay with us


From lodges to camping, relax and enjoy the facilities

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