Our Attractions

There are so many rides and attractions to see and do in Wicksteed Park it’s hard to keep track. Here you can find out about all our rides and attactions in one easy place!

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Carousel

Choose your steed! Our beautiful carousel can take you as far as your imagination. Children under 1m will need a grown-up buddy, and may need to ride in a carriage.

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1.2m

Sway Rider

Strap yourself in and prepare to be swung through the air at speeds of up to 30mph. The 30ft high ride undulates up and down as you are tilted 45 degrees to give you and your family an adrenaline rush to remember. Sway Rider artwork has been created especially for the park and has been hand-decorated with paintings of some of the park’s iconic attractions.

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Railway

Our railway track runs around a large section of the park, taking in gorgeous countryside and beautiful wildlife habitats. No wonder it’s Britain’s most popular narrow gauge railway! Children under 1m must be accompanied by a responsible person over 14 yrs of age.

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Pinfari Roller-Coaster

Those delighted screams you hear in the distance? They’re probably coming from the Pinfari. It’s one of our most popular attractions for a reason.

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Wicky's Mini Rangers

NOW OPEN! Drive your very own Mini Land Rover Defender on our wild safari experience! Brace yourself for thrills and spills. Drivers must be 1m tall and between 4 to 10 years old.

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1.1m

Waterchute

Welcome to the oldest water chute in the world! I, Charles Wicksteed, designed it myself. It was installed in 1926, and let me tell you, it’s every bit as fun today as it was then. If you’re under 1m, bring an adult who doesn’t mind getting wet.

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Astroslide

Try out our snake-like slide. Children under 1m must be accompanied by a responsible person over 14 years old on the same mat. The responsible person must sit behind the child. This attraction has no minimum height restriction but all riders must be able to walk unaided to be able to take a turn.

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1.2m

Dropslide

If you’re feeling daring try out our 8m Dropslide. Children must be 8 years plus. You must wear socks at all times and skirts/shorts above the knee are not permitted as you must cover the backs of your thighs!

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Children's Lakes

If you’re 14 or under and at least 1m tall then grab your paddle and get going! Try out our canoes and turbo paddlers. There is a weight restriction on the Turbo Paddlers of 30kg. Please note: The queue for this ride will close 15 minutes before the closing time on the day.

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1m

Clown Coaster

A roller-coaster for big ones and little ones alike. If you’re between 0.9m and 1m tall, you’ll need to bring a friend aged at least 14 along for the ride.

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0.9m

Crazy Golf

Can you sink a hole in one? Really? We’ve heard that before. Come along and show us! If you’re under 0.9m then you play for free but you must be accompanied.

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0.9m

Cups and Saucers

It’s time to get dizzy, boys and girls! If you’re under 1m, you need a grown up to accompany you.

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1.4m

Dodgems

Step up, get in, and start your engines! (Just make sure drivers are at least 1.4m tall and passengers are over 1m.)

Traditional Playground

Swings, roundabouts and slides: what more could you want? Mums and Dads, you can sit back and have a jolly good natter as the kids run around in one of the largest free playgrounds in Europe.

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Honey Pot Bears

The sweetest ride at Wicksteed! Join our bear for some scrummy honey, and a whole load of twists and turns. Fourteen year-olds and over: we’re trusting you with the young ones (less than 1m).

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1m

Ladybird Coaster

Who says little kids can’t go on roller-coasters? We say, climb aboard. If you’re 0.9-1m, grab a grown-up (less than 1m).

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Lake Boats

Bring up to three friends (including an over 18 for each boat) and explore our lovely lake. You could even say “Hi” to a swan or two. It’s just four tickets for every half an hour. If rowing boats aren’t your cup of tea then how about a pedalo? For the more adventurous we also have canoes. Please note: The queue for this ride will close 1 hour before the closing time on the day.

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1.2m

Laser Xtreme

Are you a sharp shot? Weave around the neon maze, hiding from your foes. Then take aim – and let rip!

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1.1m

Lighthouse

Feel your tummy drop as this rides take you to the sky and back to the ground. Maximum height for riders is 1.9m.

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0.9m

Meerkat Burrows

Pop up amongst furry friends in Meerkat Burrows. 0.9m must be accompanied by a responsible person over the age of 14.

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0.9m

Mini Jets

It’s the mission beyond missions. The journey to end all journeys. Are you ready to go into space? Maximum height for riders is 1.4m.

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1.4m

Monorail

See our glorious park from above. Great fun for all the family – but only if you have a head for heights!

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1.1m

Mr Wicksteed's Cars

Perfect mini replicas of the cars that brought visitors to the park all those years ago. Children under 1.1m must be accompanied by a grown-up friend along!

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0.9m

1.2m

Paratrooper

Soar high above the Arena at a startling 45 degrees. If you’re 0.9 to 1.2 metres tall, you’ll need to ask a bigger friend if they’re brave enough to join you.

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0.9m

1.1m

Rockin' Tug

Set sail for the high seas, pirates and prepare for rough seas! (If you’re under 1.1m tall, you’ll need a bigger pirate to sail with you.)

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1m

1.2m

Rocky River Falls

On a balmy summer’s day, nothing beats the plunge down Rocky River Falls into the chilly drink below. If you’re under 1.2 metres, please ask a big buddy to come with you.

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Roundabout

I say, these cars are going in circles! And I’m having a ball! Maximum height for riders is 1.4m.

Sand & Water Play

Who needs the beach when you have sand and water play at Wicksteed Park!

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1.1m

Tree Top Walk

Climb, scramble and crawl along a 90-metre course which will take you up to eight metres off the ground.

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Wicksteed Racers

We’ve built a long, winding track around the Arena so you can show off your driving skills. Drivers need to be 1.6m tall, unless over 18 years; passengers, 1m.

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Woolloomooloo Aviary

Walk through our Woolloomooloo Aviary and enjoy the sounds and sights of beautiful birds. Please note: one ticket will admit up to two customers.

Our Adrenaline Zone is full of exciting activities for you to participate in. To see our available activities click here.

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This is the number of tickets you need to ride. If you have a wristband you don’t need to worry about tickets!

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If you are over the minimum ride height but below this height you will need someone to accompany you.

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You must be over this height to ride on the ride. Make sure to check if you need a buddy to accompany you!

Under cover! These attractions are fully covered and are great fun for rainy days.

Additional Information

On height restricted attractions, accompanying adults also require wristbands/tickets

The Roundabout has a maximum height restriction of 1.4m

One ticket at the Woolloomooloo Aviary will admit up to two people

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