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Conkers

Type:Children's Activity Centre

Rawdon Road
Moira
Swadlincote
Derbyshire
DE12 6GA
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A Day Of Entertainment For All In Pursuit Of Adventure!

About

CONKERS, the award winning attraction at The Heart of the National Forest, a unique mix of indoor and outdoor experiences to keep you and your family engaged for hours.

A Day Of Entertainment For All In Pursuit Of Adventure!

Visit the Waterside & Discovery Centres with the 4D Cinema, Enchanted Play Zone, Indoor Play and Exhibits.

Explore the 120 acres of woodland and lakes, barefoot walk and adventure play areas. Jump aboard the Conkerchoo Train or head below the surface of the earth with The Warrens.

NEW E Scooter Safaris - a Ranger led activity through the CONKERS site or Vertigo Adventures Ropes are bookable prior to your visit.

Now for 5yrs+ - Updated Activity Trail & Obstacle Course - newer challenges this year to wear out the most active family members!

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Guide Prices

Prices:
Adult Entrance Ticket-£9.95
Child Entrance Ticket-£8.95
Child Entrance Ticket (0 - 2yrs)-FREE
Family Entrance Ticket (2ad and 2ch)-£35.95
Concessions Entrance Ticket- £8.95
Super Family Entrance Ticket (2adults and 4children)-£45.95

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2020
  • Visit EnglandVisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2019
  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2021
  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome
  • Pushchairs available

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Guided tours for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Grounds for outdoor activities

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Telephone (public)

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

* December 5th, 6th, 12th, 13th - Weekends Only 10.00am - 7.30pm
December 19th to 3rd January Open Daily 10am - 7.30pm
More Times and Dates released soon!
It has been a bumpy year so far! We are ensuring opening times and dates are shared via our Mailing Lists and Social Media. We are working hard to remain open for as many days as possible ensuring COVID Secure standards are in place for every visit.
Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the South: M42 leave the M42 at J11, travel north west on the A444 towards Burton-on-Trent. After approximately 2 miles, when reaching the village of Overseal turn right at the junction with the B5003 for the Waterside Centre or take the second right at the next crossroads and follow the road up to the T junction, turn immediately right towards Moira and you will find the Discovery Centre entrance approximately 100 yards on your right.From the North: A42 leave the A42 at the junction to Measham, travel south to the traffic lights. Turn right on to the B586 toward Moira. CONKERS is clearly signed on the junction with the B5003 at Moira. Travel straight ahead for approximately half-a-mile for the Discovery Centre entrance or turn left at this junction and follow the road to the Waterside Centre.The nearest railway station is Burton, which is 6 miles away.

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