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Once a great place

Once 2 drops from the water shute thrilled all. Now sadly 1 is all you get on this original piece... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Dizzygolesby
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Lovely park and activities for young families

Lovely park for families with young children as well as a great place for having a BBQ! The... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Inam K
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Wicksteed Park is based in Kettering, Northamptonshire and the large 147 acre ground is a wonderful mix of rides, attractions and beautiful countryside and wildlife. Wicksteed also boasts two private function rooms, ideal for weddings, private...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Barton Road, Kettering NN15 6NJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fab visit on Saturday to see Santa. The boys loved the train to see the reindeers. Mrs Claus was lovely, it’s a shame she didn’t have a proper picture book to read from. The elves and Santa were great and we loved having...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PessicaJayne
AaronS3803, Front Office Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello PessicaJayne, Thank you for your review! Our Magical Wicksteed Event has gone down a delight so it's great to know you and your boys have had a great time! Thank you for your comments, we shall have a browse through Santas library and see...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow in a room we used to visit with 120 went to the Christmas show. Excellent food Excellent show and great upgrade of facilities toilets immaculate. Adequate parkingMore

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Angela H
AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good afternoon Angela H, thank you for your review! Our brand new toilets do look amazing if we must say so yourself, its great to know that this is being noticed by visitors. The Christmas Spectacular sounded amazing, so I hope you had a great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Christmas fayre today after having seen an advert for it on Facebook at wickstead park. I have to say that the fayre itself was nice enough and had some lovely stalls full of Christmas ideas for presents. The only downside was the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Andrew G
AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Andrew G, thank you for your review! We always like to know what we need to do better, so please rest assured this shall be addressed and the relevant team shall be looking into this. We want to make sure visitors have a great...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are very lucky to have wicksteed park on our doorstep. It’s brilliant for anything from a stroll around the park with the kids on their bikes and the dog along side, to a fun-filled day full of rides. It’s so great to watch wicksteed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good afternoon Danichurch33, thank you for your review! We are adding more healthy food options to the park, which will be coming to our precinct so keep an eye out for our healthy treat coming in the future! They are going to be yummy!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Once 2 drops from the water shute thrilled all. Now sadly 1 is all you get on this original piece of history. Needs cleaning up in general.its not dirty but a little extra TLC is needed,new attractions are great, Shane some other rides make this...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dizzygolesby
AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good afternoon Dizzygoleby, thank you for your review. We have made many redevelopments to the park and can't wait for you to see more changes coming to the park which will help you have a great experience next time you come. Thank you

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely park for families with young children as well as a great place for having a BBQ! The meerkats and Llamas are great additions and the free roaming of the peacocks is a great idea. The steam train is a good attraction for the kids....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Inam K
AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Inam K, thank you for your review. The Peacock has a lot of fun walking the grounds of Wicksteed Park and we love seeing/hearing him! Thank you for your suggestion, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Full of rides to excite kids will luv it .prices good. Animals to see aswell.a full day out .something for all

Date of experience: November 2018
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AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good afternoon Glp56, thank you for your review! We hope to see you again soon and the animals can't wait to see you again. Thank you

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I walk my dog here, but used to bring my children when they were little. It's great for families as you can choose to pay to go on rides or let children play on the free play equipment. The park is used by joggers, cyclists...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Clare H
AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good afternoon Clare H, thank you for your review! We hope to see you again soon. Thank you

Reviewed 24 October 2018

Really enjoyed our trip to Wicksteed Park. Something for every one to enjoy. Shame about the terrible food outlets! My advice is TAKE A PICNIC!

Date of experience: October 2018
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AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good afternoon EntrepidEastAnglia, thank you for your review. We are always looking for ways to improve Wicksteed Park, so we shall send a message to find out what was wrong with the Food Outlets. Thank you

Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Visited for one hour mid afternoon with our grandchild, we live local, we noticed that the parking ticket machine was covered over so presumed that there was no charge as we also noticed that cars were leaving through an open barrier, but when we left,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank alison172
AaronS3803, Public Relations Manager at Wicksteed Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Alison, thank you for your review. We would always recommend for paying for parking before you leave. Please have a look at our website which goes through parking charges. Thank you.

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izzy11
15 November 2018|
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Response from gbk0fherts | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know but probably no queues for the rides. Might be wet and muddy underfoot.
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jonahcooper
22 October 2018|
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know Sir, you are not allowed to fish here, it's just the rules of the Park unfortunately, sorry, hope that helps?
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Christine G
9 August 2018|
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Response from shirleydawn1952 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the pirate ship has gone.
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