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Diggerland

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Address: Willowbridge Lane | Whitwood, Castleford WF10 5NW, England
Phone Number:
+44 871 227 7007
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Diggerland is the Ultimate adventure park experience where children and...

Diggerland is the Ultimate adventure park experience where children and adults can drive REAL construction machinery. With over 15 rides and drives there’s something for everyone at Diggerland. For the daredevil in you, take a ride on ‘Spindizzy’, unique to Diggerland; prepare to feel the ultimate adrenaline rush on this world famous attraction. Want to get some real JCB experience? Try out your excavating skills on our giant dirt diggers, or drive a monster JCB 3CX. Or you can relax and take in the views, from 50ft in the air on our ‘Skyshuttle’.Diggerland is open weekends and every day during school holidays. Please check website or call for details.

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Diggers, diggers, diggers!

Had a fabulous day out at Diggerland for my little boy's birthday treat. We went the first weekend of half term and it was freezing and raining. That said, we didn't have to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Lisahwood
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here as a family and a whole the place was ok,we didn't last the full day and three or four of the rides were not working but overall the staff were good considering the weather conditions.the only advise is take cash as there is nowhere to get cash or pay with card

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Thank Gaz W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had an absolutely great day with the grand kids who loved ever second of it. Reasonably priced and hardly any queues when we went (which was during school hols). I'd even sneak back there on my own if the wife would let me! Thoroughly recommend this place! Get's a 10 from Len!

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Thank Martin W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Had a fabulous day out at Diggerland for my little boy's birthday treat. We went the first weekend of half term and it was freezing and raining. That said, we didn't have to queue for anything and all the staff were really helpful and we had a great time. Our only recommendation would be for the indoor play area and... More 

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Thank Lisahwood
Preston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely staff, fun place, another excellent day out. We got in with tesco vouchers this time but even when we paid full price last time, it was still pretty good value considering how many different rides we all got to go on.

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Thank Jen F
Macclesfield
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A novel take on a theme park, some interesting and original rides. On balance well worth a visit. The ride on the telelifter & the large excavator which spins you were particularly good. Great to seeing places like this making chargers for electric cars available. We asked permission from the staff and plugged in. A bit annoying when we returned... More 

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Thank Karlmac
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went the first weekend it opened this year. Freezing cold and raining. Staff stood in rain operating rides - good humoured and helpful. Nice indoor softplay and cafe. Great jcb experiences for adults and kids alike. A thoroughly enjoyable day

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Thank cantwards
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out for everyone. Price on the door is expensive, but everything is free once inside. Boys and girls love it equally..A must see. Spin dizzy is better than the rides at some major theme parks.(in my opinion)

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Thank Sarah M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awesome but cold day out here today. Kids loved it. Plenty to do and good bonus with the indoor soft play being free. Tip to remember bring plenty of pound coins as our kids loved the indoor go karting track. Will definitely be back in the summer when a bit warmer

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a Sunday.great day for all the family.bit expensive if you don't get discounted offers.take pack lunch as cafe is not great .kids have to be 90cms in height for some rides.check the website and look out for them discounts.Lots of fun

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Thank markhyde54
Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

My husband had got tickets using his credit card points and to be honest we only went because of this and as the tickets were due to run out. So we went over on a Sunday afternoon with our two girls aged 3 and 5. We had an amazing time far outweighed our expectations. My husband and me were dragging... More 

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