Conkers Discovery Centre | The National Forest

Explore 120 acres including the Barefoot Walk, Viewing Tower, Adventure Play, The Fairy Labyrinth before burning off energy with whole family across the Activity Course!

You can take a ride on Conkerchoo Train between the Discovery and Waterside Centres. Why not try out your performing skills and walk the boards on the amphitheatre stage! Grab your wellies and get ready for an adventure to remember.

Worried about the weather? Don’t be – Delve into the life of a British Woodland with over 80 indoor interactive exhibits. If you dare you can cross the chasm to reach our simulated tree top walk and make your way through a moving forest canopy at night.

Experience the Enchanted Forest full of adventure and discovery climbing through the treet

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Rawdon Road (B586)
DE12 6GA

Opening Times

Mon10:00am - 5:00pm
Tue10:00am - 5:00pm
Wed10:00am - 5:00pm
Thu10:00am - 5:00pm
Fri10:00am - 5:00pm
Sat10:00am - 5:00pm
Sun10:00am - 5:00pm

More information on opening times and special event dates can be found on our website

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Additional Features

  • 4D Cinema Experience
  • Indoor Play Zones
  • Educational
  • Barefoot Walk
  • Activity Trail
  • Viewing Tower
  • Wildlife Areas
  • Hi Ropes Course
  • Climbing Wall
  • The Warrens