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Adventure Wonderland

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RE-OPENING FROM SATURDAY 4 JULY 2020. We are very much looking forward to welcoming you back to Adventure Wonderland from Saturday 4 July 2020.
Limited tickets are available via online pre-booking only. Click here to book.
For detailed information of our Covid 19 Precautionary Measures please click here.


Dorset’s multi award-winning family theme park, Adventure Wonderland, is the perfect spot for an unforgettable day out.

With rides, attractions, play areas and friendly characters, there’s so much fun every little adventurer.

The park is inspired by Alice in Wonderland and children love meeting the resident characters Alice, Mad Hatter, Queen of Hearts, Mr Rabbit and the cheeky Cheshire Cat.

Plus, throughout the year the park welcomes a number of fabulous visiting characters for the day.  In 2020 there will be visits from Peter Rabbit, Paw Patrol, Hey Duggee, Peppa Pig, Trolls and Monster Minions.

The park is set within wonderful parkland, which is great for the kids to have a good run around and a picnic.  And, there's the largest natural hedge maze on the South Coast with 1 ½ miles of pathways – perfect for an adventure. Visitors can also pat and stroke the pint-sized ponies in Shetland World.

And that’s just outside. There’s also the vast indoor Aztec adventure play centre, Wild Thing! with even more activities, including the interactive speed game, Jungle Zap Zone.  Plus, there's new live shows in the weather beating Happydrome Theatre.

There's also cafés and refreshment stations serving fresh food, hot and cold drinks and ice creams. Plus, there are three party rooms for an extra special Wonderland party experience.

Easter, Halloween, Christmas and all the school holidays are always extra special times at Adventure Wonderland, so follow the park on Facebook and Instagram or checkout the website, to keep bang up-to-date with the latest events.

Children visiting Adventure Wonderland can get same day FREE entry to the Aviation Museum.

Visit for further details of opening times and tickets. Book online for a 10% discount.

Events 2020

24 Oct – 1 Nov    The Home of Halloween

21 Nov – 23 Dec    Christmas at Adventure Wonderland       

Character Days 2010 

Wed 15 April     Peter Rabbit

Wed 27th May   Trolls – Poppy and Branch    

Wed 29 July       PJ Masks' Catboy and Owlette  
Wed 12 Aug       Peppa Pig    
Wed 26 Aug       Hey Duggee

Wed 28 Oct        Monster Minions

Fun all the way with Adventure Wonderland’s 2020 character line-up!

Adventure Wonderland, is set to welcome an array of fabulous characters visiting in 2020.
Regular guests Peppa Pig and PJ Masks will be joined this year by Peter Rabbit, Hey Duggee, Trolls – Poppy and Branch and Monster Minions.   
The park, opposite Bournemouth Airport, was inspired by Lewis Carol’s timeless classic, Alice in Wonderland and children also love meeting the resident characters Alice, Mad Hatter, Queen of Hearts, Mr Rabbit, and the cheeky Cheshire Cat.

Trolls – Poppy and Branch – 27th May
May half term sees another first time visit when Trolls, Poppy and Branch, come to Adventure Wonderland. Their visit comes shortly after their second movie, Trolls World Tour, is released in April 2020, so fans can meet the pair whose film adventures have united all the Troll Tribes around the world. Poppy and Branch will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day.

PJ Masks' Catboy and Owlette – 29th July
What better way to celebrate the start of long summer holidays than meeting PJ Masks' Catboy and Owlette at Adventure Wonderland. These superheroes, with their amazing powers, are always are hit when they visit the park.  They will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day, so cameras at the ready!

Peppa Pig – 12th August
The ever-popular children’s favourite Peppa Pig is an annual visitor to Adventure Wonderland. The cheeky little piggy is coming to see her adoring fans in Dorset in the middle of the summer holidays. Peppa will be making personal appearances at intervals throughout the day, so fans have the chance to meet her and have their picture taken.

Hey Duggee – 26th August      
Hey Duggee is one of the happiest, most fun shows on kids TV and Adventure Wonderland is excited to announce that it’s huggable star, Duggee, will visit the theme park for the first time at the end of August. He will be making appearances throughout the day, so fans have the chance to meet him and have their picture taken. A-WOOF!

Monster Minions – 28th October
Monster Minions will be the star attraction at Adventure Wonderland during October half-term. These mischievous minions will fit right in with all the fang-tastic Halloween celebrations at the park which includes a scary maze and a live Halloween show. They will be making personal appearances throughout the day, so cameras at the ready! Spooktacular!!

Additional Information
When the full park is open, Wild Thing is included as an attraction and cannot be accessed separately.  Children under one go free.


Guide Prices

Prices vary by season. Please visit website for details.

Opening Times

* Opening times vary by season. Please visit website for details.


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