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Drayton Manor, Staffordshire

Drayton Manor is a Theme Park and Zoo set in 280 acres of parkland near Tamworth in Staffordshire. Boasting some of the scariest, biggest and wettest rides in the country. Apocalypse is the world’s first stand up tower drop. Shockwave is Europe’s only stand up rollercoaster. Stormforce 10 is ‘the best water ride in the country’ (Daily Express) and G-Force terrifies thrillseekers with speeds of up to 70kph at 4.3 G’s, all while hanging from your hip. Not for the lighthearted!

For youngsters there are age appropriate rides, shows and entertainment. The recently opened Thomas land is a must for all Thomas the tank engine fans with 12 themed rides, indoor play area and merchandise shop.

For a quieter experience, the Zoo is home to over a hundred species including big cats, reptiles, monkeys, owls, eagles, parrots-plus an exotic creature reserve.

Height restrictions and health restrictions apply to some rides and details of these can be found on the website.

Opening Times

Open from 15th March to 2nd November 2008

Gates open at 9.30am – Rides open at 10:30. Close between 17:00 and 18:00

Park closed on 15th 16th, 22nd, 23rd, 29th, 30th September and 6th, 7th, 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st October (the Zoo will be open)

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Ticket Prices

Adult - £23.00
Child (4-11) - £19.00
Grandee - £11.00
Disabled - £18.00
Under 4yrs - Free

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Disabled Facilities

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More Information

Telephone: 0844 472 1950

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