CONKERS - Best Price Tickets

CONKERS - Best Price Tickets

After a wonderful year with CONKERS, this attraction is now closed until 2024. As soon as 2024 tickets are on sale, you will see our 'Book' button at the top of this page.

Book CONKERS tickets now for less than £10 a ticket!

Experience a full day out at CONKERS adventure park for under £10 per ticket. 

Booking is simple and easy, with e-tickets being delivered straight to you by email and text.

Get ready for an action-packed day out in Derbyshire!

CONKERS is an award-winning outdoor and indoor activity centre located in the heart of the beautiful National Forest, Derbyshire. The centre boasts over 120 acres of woodland, lakes and outdoor activities, making it the perfect destination for adventure-seeking families.

Experience a huge range of exciting activities, from high ropes to climbing walls and from indoor play areas to a 4D cinema. Here's just a sneak peek of what you can find at CONKERS...

What things are there to do at CONKERS? 

The Great Outdoors:

  • Splash Park: Enjoy an interactive pirate ship water walk, but be prepared to get soaked! 
  • Conkerchoo Train: This train will take your family on a trip between the main centres of the site
  • Activity Trail: Kids over five can take on this multi-stage activity trail in the woodlands
  • Fairy Labyrinth: Take on the woodland fairies' challenge in this puzzling labyrinth
  • Adventure Play: Let off some steam on a play area with climbing, slides and an explorer dome
  • Barefoot Walk: Squelch away on an oozy muddy path before reaching the softness of the grass
  • Wildlife: Meet resident birds, including owls Edwig and Wizzo, while also spotting local wildlife
  • Meta Garden: CONKERS' super-garden was the 2022 Gold Award winner at the Chelsea Flower Show

The Great Indoors: 

  • 4D Cinema Experience: Explore a new dimension of senses in this incredible 4D Cinema. 
  • Enchanted Forest Play Zone: Climb and swing your way through this nature-themed play area. 
  • Interactive Impact Floor: Chase butterflies and leaves on an interactive living floor. 
  • Billy Bonkers: Young kids can enjoy this smaller indoor play area in a safe and fun environment. 
  • Tree Top Walk: Make your way through a simulated forest canopy, but watch out for the bats!
  • Discovery Exhibits: Delve into the world of British wildlife in this educational exhibition. 
  • Paint a Pot: Get creative when you design your own pot to take home with you at CONKERS. 

Your family will be bonkers for CONKERS after visiting this exciting activity centre in the National Forest! Book your tickets to a memorable day out in Derbyshire today. 

Derbyshire
DE12 6GA

How to find us

By car

From the South M42

Leave the M42 at J11, travel north west on the A444 towards Burton-on-Trent. After approximately two miles, when reaching the village of Overseal turn right at the junction with the B5003 for the Waterside Centre or take the next right at the crossroads and follow this 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.

Please note directions to CONKERS are provided by brown tourist signs from the A42, M42, A444 and A514.

From the North A42

Leave the A42 J12, the junction to Measham, travel south to the traffic lights. Turn right on to the B586 towards 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 for the Waterside Centre.

Please note directions to CONKERS are provided by brown tourist signs from the A42, M42, A444 and A514.

By bus

The most frequent local bus services runs to Swadlincote Civic Station from Burton-on-Trent and Ashby de la Zouch. The number 9a bus route runs from Burton New Street to Ashby-de-la-Zouch and Swadlincote. From Swadlincote visitors would need to take a taxi to CONKERS. No bus service stops at CONKERS.

By train

The nearest train station to CONKERS is Burton Upon Trent. From here, it is a 20-minute drive or taxi ride to the site. 

4th September 2023 - 18th May 2024

Rest of the year
Sunday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Free parking

People also ask: 

  • What is CONKERS?

    CONKERS is an outdoor and indoor activity centre located in the National Forest, Derbyshire. It offers a range of exciting activities, including high ropes, climbing walls, 4D cinema, indoor play areas and more.

  • How much does it cost to visit CONKERS?

    Ticket prices for general admission into CONKERS start at £8.14 for each visitor.

  • What are the opening times for CONKERS?

    CONKERS is open all year round, but the opening times vary depending on the season. You can check the latest opening times on this page.

  • Is CONKERS suitable for all ages?

    Yes, CONKERS offers activities that are suitable for all ages. There are indoor and outdoor activities suitable for children and adults, making it an ideal destination for families.

  • Do I need to book in advance?

    Booking in advance is essential in order to avoid disappointment, especially during peak seasons. You can book your tickets via this page. 

  • Is there food and drink available at CONKERS?

    Yes, there are several food and drink options available at CONKERS, including a café and a restaurant. You can also bring your own food and have a picnic in the designated picnic areas.

  • Is there parking available at CONKERS?

    Yes, there is ample parking available at CONKERS, including disabled parking spaces. Parking is free of charge.

  • Is CONKERS accessible for people with disabilities?

    CONKERS is accessible for people with disabilities. There are disabled parking spaces, wheelchair-friendly paths and accessible toilets. Some of the activities have specific accessibility requirements, so it's best to check with CONKERS before booking.

  • Are dogs allowed in the park? 

    Due to our safely homed wildlife across the site, only assistance dogs whom are highly trained are allowed to enter. Assistance dogs are welcome in all queue lines. However, assistance dogs are unfortunately unable to accompany guests on certain activities or pieces of equipment.

  • What if I'm running late for my time? 

    Try not to worry too much if you're running late, you will still be able to enter later and enjoy your day. CONKERS understands that traffic, or unplanned pitstops occur and will do their very best to get you in and enjoy your time at the site upon arrival.

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