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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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.

Archery

Fancy going for gold? Come and experience one of the oldest sports in the country with longbows here at Wicksteed Park! Whether you have never shot before and want some training by a fully qualified Archery Instructor with an hour beginners session or want to have a quick taste with four shots we have plenty of options available.

Our hour sessions are £15 per head for up to 6 participants and can only be booked online. For all other sessions please come and visit us near Peacock Place. Book Now

Bag Jump

Do you have an inner stuntman/woman hiding within you? Set them free by jumping from our multi-level platforms within the purpose-built Adrenaline Tower!

Please note there is an additional cost to "take on" the Adrenaline Tower. Learn more

Astroslide

x2

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.

Dropslide

1.2m

x2

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!

Carousel

1m

x2

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.

Children's Lakes

1m

x2

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.

Clown Coaster

0.9m

1m

x2

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.

Crazy Golf

0.9m

x3

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.

Cups and Saucers

1m

x1

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

Dodgems

1m

1.4m

x2

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.

Honey Pot Bears

1m

x1

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).

Ladybird Coaster

0.9m

1m

x2

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).

Lake Boats

x4

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.

Laser Xtreme

1.2m

x2

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

Lighthouse

1.1m

x2

Feel your tummy drop as this rides take you to the sky and back to the ground.

Maximum height for riders is 1.9m.

Meerkat Burrows

0.9m

x1

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

Mini Jets

0.9m

x1

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.

Monorail

0.9m

1.4m

x2

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

Mr Wicksteed's Cars

1.1m

x2

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!

Paddle Boarding

Enjoy Stand Up Paddle Boarding! Originally from Hawaii, come and give SUP a go! It’s not that difficult to pick up, and with our experienced trainer you will be on your feet in no time! Come and experience our beautiful lake. Available for people of all ages and abilities, SUP is a versatile water sport! Paddle boarding requires an additional payment of £15 per head (for September only) which includes a safety brief, paddling session and changing time (approx. 1.5 hours). All you need to bring is a towel and clothes/shoes you don't mind getting wet. Book now

Paratrooper

0.9m

1.2m

x2

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.

Pinfari Roller-Coaster

1.2m

x2

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.

Rockin' Tug

0.9m

1.1m

x2

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.)

Rocky River Falls

1m

1.2m

x3

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.

Roundabout

x1

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!

Sway Rider

1m

1.2m

x2

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.

Sycamore Circle

0.9m

1.1m

x2

Welcome to Sycamore Circle, a blend of nature and fun. Explore the wooden climbing frame, crawl through the overground tunnels and keep super-still on our balancing blocks. For those too small for the equipment there’s still our lovely ponies and alpacas to look at.

To use the balance blocks, children must be at least four years old and a minimum of 1m high. To use the climbing structure children must be at least six years old and a minimum of 1.1m high.

Tree Top Walk

1.1m

x3

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

Waterchute

0.9m

1m

x1

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.

The Wall

Challenge yourself, your friends and family to scale our 14m high climbing wall. There are options for beginners and trickier routes for more experienced or more confident climbers, so all abilities are welcome.

Please note there is an additional cost to "take on" the Adrenaline Tower. Learn more

Wicksteed Racers

1m

1.6m

x3

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.

Railway

1m

x2

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.

Woolloomooloo Aviary

x1

Walk through our Woolloomooloo Aviary and enjoy the sounds and sights of beautiful birds.

Please note: one ticket will admit up to two customers.

Zipwire

Start your thrilling adventure over 15m above the ground having made it to the summit of our purpose-built activity tower. It’s here you’ll be ready to conquer your fears and fly down the zip wire.

Please note there is an additional cost to "take on" the Adrenaline Tower. Learn more

Additional Information

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

The Roundabout has a maximum height restriction of 1.4m

Sycamore Circle requires all guest who wish to use the balance blocks to be at least four years old and a minimum height of 1m. Guest who wish to use the climbing structure must be at least six years old and a minimum height of 1.1m

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

Milly and Molly

Check out who is still left to find or carry on hunting.

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