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“Great day out”
Review of York Maze

York Maze
Ranked #6 of 165 things to do in York
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: York Maze is an a-maizing day out for the whole family. The attraction is based around a giant maze, made from maize plants. We open during the school summer holidays,to give families an amazing day out. With over 20 different rides and attractions, the kids will be kept busy for the whole day! York Maze also runs Halloween events for families in the daytime, and teenagers and adults at night during the Halloween half term. We finish the year with a huge firework spectacular set to music, on November the 5th every year. When we are not open to the public, we host weddings in our beautiful barn complex. It's the perfect setting for a rustic wedding!
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Went to york maze for a day out and what a full fun packed day it was.
Son age 6 at the time loved everything about it! so much to do and fun for all the family

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank kayley365
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

I've been going here since a kid and it's great fun getting lost (although hopefully not to lost) in the maze. It can take a few hours to start working it out!

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank richt71
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Go with my family and extended family year after year for at least 5 years now, and only get more and more impressed each time.
The maze is always huge, and really impressive, and the themes are amazing. The clues throughout the maze are so much fun, i've never been bored by a maze, but it's never so hard you're stuck for hours, really great for kids.
The extra attractions are what makes it for me however. The bouncing pillow is my favourite part, never been on anything like it. They have pig racing, with team colours and prizes if you bid on the winning pig. The illusions room is really great, was really impressed when that was introduced. They have some great interactive stuff like painting, and a tractor ride you get wet on, including shooting another tractor full of people along the way.
The food they have available is usually really good, and the gift shop is nice too. Couldn't recommend anywhere else for a family day out - especially during the hot weather.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank CharlotteL3272
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Brought the kids during the summer day and they all loved it. So much to do. And it’s very well priced. The food isn’t the best but never are at these places in all honesty. Best just packing food up for yourself.
Would recommend

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank gemmahull82
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

We travel about an hour to go to York Maze but it was 100% worth it!! We took our dog with us which was great because not many places allow dogs in.

When we went to the Mazes it was a Star Wars theme, so all of the corn has been cut into the shape of characters from the film. Along the way they had a quiz with clues, so as you walked through the maze you had to solve the riddles to work about hidden message by the end of the maze.

I really enjoyed the day out and the dog definitely did, so we will be going back no question!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Alexander P
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