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Millennium Avenue
DE12 6GA

Tel: 01283 216633

Conkers Discovery Centre

Guide Prices

Adult Entrance Ticket £9.95
Child Entrance Ticket £8.95
Child Entrance Ticket (0 - 2yrs) FREE
Concessions Entrance Ticket £8.95
Family Entrance Ticket (2 adults and 2 children) £35.95
Adult Entrance Ticket £9.05
Child Entrance Ticket £8.14
Child Entrance Ticket (0 - 2yrs) FREE
Concessions Entrance Ticket £8.14
Family Entrance Ticket (2 adults and 2 children) £35.95
(Please note: There is a small additional charge for the Billy Bonkers Indoor Play Centre at Waterside).

Please visit the website for full pricing and to buy tickets online.

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the South: M42 leave the M42 at J11, travel north west on the A444 towards Burton-on-Trent. After approximately 2 miles, when reaching the village of Overseal turn right at the junction with the B5003 for the Waterside Centre or take the second right at the next crossroads and follow the 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. From the North: A42 leave the A42 at the junction to Measham, travel south to the traffic lights. Turn right on to the B586 toward 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 to the Waterside Centre.

Public Transport Directions

The nearest railway station is Burton, which is 6 miles away.



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  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome
  • Pushchairs available


  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Telephone (public)

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

Winter (22 Sept 2018 - 31 Mar 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 17:00
Summer (1 Apr 2019 - 21 Sept 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 18:00

* Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

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