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Conkers

Conkers

Address

Millennium Avenue,
Rawdon Road, Moira,
Swadlincote,
Leicestershire,
DE12 6GA

Details

Find out about the fascinating history of Conkers, the award winning attraction at The Heart of the National Forest. You and your group will find a unique mix of indoor and outdoor experiences.

Explore over 120 acres of the picturesque grounds at Conkers including maturing woodland, lakes and gardens. Enjoy sculpture trails and wild flower glades.

Coach park: Onsite

Driver: Free meal voucher available.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Full disabled access, including trails, toilets and designated parking. Mobility buggies are available but they need to be pre-booked, please call reception on 01283 216633.

Prices

£3.50 child, £6.20 adult (one adult free to every 5 children). Minimum of 10 children.

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Full disabled access, including trails, toilets and designated parking. Mobility buggies are available but they need to be pre-booked, please call reception on 01283 216633.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria

Location

Directions

See location of Conkers on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SK 303163  Lat: 52.74402 Long: -1.55141

Follow brown tourism signs from A444 and M/A42.

Buses to Ashby de la Zouch are reasonably regular from other county towns but buses through to Moira are infrequent.

Bus services: 23.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 14.5 km from Burton upon Trent station