Wistow Maze is OPEN and is already well over 6ft tall. Please note that after rain the paths do get muddy, so wellies are advisable. Please check this website for any updates.

Essential information before your visit to Wistow Maze!

Most of your questions will be answered on the Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) page. But the most important thing is to remember it is an agricultural field and after rain the paths do get muddy (wellies advisable). With really bad weather the maze sometimes has to close, so please check the website or ring 07884 403889 before leaving home.

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Entrance Prices

Child : £5.95 (13 & under) Under 2's Free

Adult : £6.95

Family Ticket : £24.00 (2+2) 
FREE Parking -  CASH & CHEQUES ONLY   

Price includes the Activity Funyard and the giant Maize Maze.
Children under 14 must be with an adult.
No need to book in advance, just turn up!

ENQUIRIES : 07884 403889

Opening Times

Wednesday 19th July - Sunday 3rd September (7 days a week)
then weekends only until Sunday 17th Sept 2017 
10am - 6pm  (last admission 4.30pm)

Weather Closures: Due to bad weather we may sometimes need to close the maze. We update the website as soon as we know of any closure, so please check or ring before you leave home.

Directions

We are situated approx 6 miles south of Leicester and 6 miles north of Market Harborough.  Both Wistow Maze and Wistow Rural Centre have ample free parking facilities. 

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Important Info

Please be aware that the maize field is very much agricultural (it is harvested for cattle feed in the Autumn). Therefore the paths are simply packed earth, which may be uneven in places and muddy during wet weather (so please wear appropriate clothing and footwear). Wellies definitely advisable if its been raining.  These conditions also make it less suitable for wheelchairs. Prams can easily get round, but again after rain it is not so easy. Being a living crop, the maize is shorter at the beginning of the season, and grows taller throughout.


No Dogs Allowed

Dogs are not allowed (except Guide Dogs) in the Maze or Activity Funyard. There are however, fields for dog walking nearby.

Top 5 Tips

  1. Bring CASH or CHEQUES, cards are not accepted. 
  2. Wear sensible shoes and wellies after rain, as paths get very muddy.
  3. After bad weather or heavy rain, check website or ring 07884 403889 incase of closure. 
  4. Bring a pen/pencil for the Quiz Trail.
  5. Bring protection in hot weather.

Staff Outings

Why not try something completely different that everyone will enjoy.

A unique way of entertaining staff!  Very interactive and good for team building.

School Visits

A visit to Wistow Maze is a valuable educational experience and an exciting school field trip for students of all ages and abilites. It offers an entertaining day out and opportunity to cover different subjects within the curriculum including maths, science, logic, geography, art & design, horticulture and English. The bias is towards the ability levels Key Stages 1 and 2 but can be adapted for older age groups.

If you would like to be sent an education pack which offers ideas and suggestions for teachers to include in lessons prior to, during and after a visit to the maze, please email Diana at diana@wistow.com

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