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Gruffalo and Pals

Gruffalo and Pals

Come explore the Deep Dark Wood and see if you can recognise your friends from the Gruffalo story. Watch our performers bring the characters from the magical story to life in this amazing setting and enjoy all of our normal, fun country centre attractions including the Secret Forest, Wild West Saloon, adventure play park, glen walks, gardens and more.

Please note this event has reached capacity the past two years in a row and as a result we highly recommend booking your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment.

Dates: Friday 25th - Monday 28th May

Cost: £7/child, £9/adult, £30/family (2 adults and 3 children) (UNDER 3's go Free)

Times: 12 - 4pm


Sunday 27th -  12noon, 12.30pm, 1pm & 1.30, 2pm & 2.30PM  time slots now FULL.

Time slots allocated on arrival subject to availability

 Monday 28th-  12 noon & 12.30pm now FULL.  Online tickets can be purchased until midnight on 27th.

Event Details:

  • This event takes place in the Secret Forest and is not suitable for push chairs and please give consideration if anyone in your party has restricted mobility
  • The Secret Forest will host the Gruffalo experience and is only accessible to persons with an allocated time slot ticket
  • Time slots for the Gruffalo experience in the Secret Forest as subject to availability
  • Kelburn grounds, gardens, woodland trails, adventure play park and saloon play area are all open to all all customers
  • Kelburn's Gruffalo experience will include self-led activities which do not require time slots and can accommodate on the day customers
  • The walled garden will be closed on Saturday 26th May due to a wedding ceremony
  • Tickets are non refundable and a fee will be charged to transfer tickets to an alternative date/time
  • Our indoor playbarn has a fee of £1.50 per half hour session

Please reserve your tickets below:



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Child (Peak Ticket)

Child Tickets £7.00

Adult (Peak Ticket)

Adult Tickets £9.00

OAP (Peak Ticket)

Concession Tickets £7.00

Family (Peak Ticket)

(2 Adults and up to 3 Children)
Family Tickets £30.00


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Child (Off-Peak Ticket)

Child Tickets £4.00

Adult (Off-Peak Ticket)

Adult Tickets £5.00

OAP (Off-Peak Ticket)

Concession Tickets £4.00


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Separate tickets are required and will be available closer to the date for the following events:


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