Diggerland Durham
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Diggerland Durham

Diggerland Durham, located in the beautiful county of Durham, is a thrilling adventure theme park that caters to visitors of all ages. Ensuring convenience, the park offers a generous allocation of 200 on-site parking spaces, free of charge, as well as ample free coach parking. Additionally, designated parking spots are available for disabled visitors.

For families with young children, Diggerland Durham provides baby changing facilities, ensuring a comfortable and convenient experience for parents. When hunger strikes, visitors can indulge in delicious meals at the indoor eating establishment. Alternatively, outdoor seating and picnic areas are available for those who prefer to dine amidst the fresh air and picturesque surroundings.

The park also features a gift shop where visitors can browse and purchase construction-themed souvenirs and merchandise. Corporate groups seeking a unique experience can take advantage of the park’s offerings for corporate hospitality, fostering team-building and bonding opportunities.

Furthermore, Diggerland Durham prioritizes accessibility by providing disabled toilets, ensuring that all visitors have equal access to facilities. With its range of amenities, Diggerland Durham promises a memorable and enjoyable adventure for all who visit.

Rides And Drives At Diggerland Durham

Train Ride

Prepare for departure! The Diggerland Train is about to leave the station. Powered by a Thwaites 1-tonne dumper engine, this unique train features specially crafted lead carriages and kiddie follow carts, exclusively designed for Diggerland.

Stack Attack

For those daring enough to embrace the Stack Attack challenge, an exhilarating experience awaits. Take control of a specially modified AVANT 200 Series loader, equipped with four-wheel drive capabilities. This impressive machine features a hydraulic boom and a one-of-a-kind grapple, meticulously designed exclusively for the thrilling new ride.


In a daring twist, Diggerland offers an unforgettable experience that might make you believe they treat their visitors like “dirt”! Strap yourself into a specially crafted, oversized digger bucket, get hoisted up, and brace yourself for an exhilarating spin.


Prepare to be captivated by awe-inspiring, magnificent vistas like you’ve never witnessed before. Ascend to a height of 50 feet with complete safety and security aboard the Diggerland Skyshuttle, granting you a bird’s eye perspective of the picturesque rural countryside enveloping the Park.


Skittles truly puts your concentration, hand-eye coordination, learning abilities, and patience to the test! Even seasoned digger operators must exert intense focus to topple all ten skittles, yet success isn’t guaranteed every time.


Children adore this attraction as they delight in being chauffeured around a dedicated course, eagerly searching for and identifying various wildlife species. It’s a fantastic experience that combines enjoyment and education as they discover and name as many wild animals as they can during the journey.


The JCB Skid Steer Loaders, famously referred to as “JCB Robots,” have been uniquely modified for the pleasure of Diggerland’s visitors, allowing them to navigate a specially crafted course. While they may not be the swiftest, these machines deliver an enormous amount of joy when it comes to driving them.

Mini Tractors

Meet “Olly,” “Red,” “Daisy,” and other delightful characters who add a touch of excitement. As they rumble across the purpose-built course, these fun-loving machines never fail to bring a wide smile to kids’ faces, creating moments of pure joy

Mini Landrovers

Diggerland UK Theme Parks offer young visitors the opportunity to emulate their parents by taking the wheel and controlling one of our mini Land Rovers. Experience the thrill of a joyride as you navigate through our specially constructed tracks, feeling like a true adventurer in training. Get ready for an unforgettable driving experience!

Little Tikes

Introducing the Little Tikes Wheelz Play Zones, an exciting addition to all Diggerland UK Theme Parks. Designed for children aged 5 and under, these zones offer a delightful array of Little Tikes toys to play with. From dirt diggers and dump trucks to outdoor hero products, kids can engage in a world of imaginative play and outdoor fun. It’s a perfect opportunity for young adventurers to explore and enjoy their time at Diggerland!


If your child is over 140cm (55″) tall and below 17 years of age, they have the thrilling opportunity to hop into a Mitsubishi Pajero and embark on a joyride around our exclusive 400-meter course. Experience the excitement of driving one of our Diggerland Police 4WD SUVs, specially designed for this adventure.

JCB Rides/Drives

Since their initial release, the JCB Backhoe Loader has captivated the imaginations of countless children. It seems that at some point or another, nearly every child has yearned to take control of this now legendary machine. And now, that dream can become a reality—for them or for you! Experience the thrill of operating the iconic JCB Backhoe Loader firsthand.

Indoor Soft Play

The soft play areas are included in Diggerland’s admission, providing an additional avenue of fun for children. Each park presents a distinct assortment of indoor and outdoor play facilities, catering to the varied preferences of young visitors. Whether rain or shine, there’s always a space to keep the kids engaged and entertained.


Embark on a thrilling and exhilarating spin around the expertly designed course. Brace yourself for a bone-rattling and adrenaline-pumping experience, as the custom-built carriage, mounted on the front of a JCB Telehandler, propels you over the undulating ridges and troughs carved into the ground.

Go Karts

Go-Karts are a perpetual source of delight, and children thoroughly enjoy the thrill of racing against one another, especially when they triumph! At Diggerland, our Go-Kart tracks have been meticulously designed to incorporate a multitude of demanding twists and turns, putting drivers’ driving skills and reflexes to the ultimate test

Giant Diggers

The Komatsu PC55MR-5 tracked excavators are renowned as steadfast workhorses in the construction and civil engineering sectors. At Diggerland, these machines have been uniquely modified and have become a beloved attraction among our visitors. Their adaptability and reliability make them a firm favorite, ensuring an exciting experience for all who encounter them.


The Terex 1 tonne dumpers at Diggerland are truly authentic machines. However, their engines have been regulated to limit their maximum speed to a safe and comfortable walking pace. This ensures the utmost safety for your precious little ones as they climb aboard and enjoy a delightful spin around the purpose-built course.

Dirt Diggers

Diggers come in various sizes, and the Komatsu PC26’s tracked mini diggers are just as beloved among Diggerland visitors as their larger counterpart, the “Giant Digger.” With these mini diggers, the game revolves around the exciting actions of digging, scooping, moving, and dumping.

Dippy Ducks

To successfully hook a little duck you must possess sharp concentration, exceptional hand-eye coordination, and a fair amount of patience. It’s not an easy feat, but the challenge lies in repeating the process over and over again. Only the most adept individuals can master this delightful endeavor.

Dig O Round

Merry-Go-Rounds, often referred to as “Carousels,” have been a beloved attraction for families ever since their introduction at English fairs in the early 1700s. The Dig-a-Round, a distinctive 21st-century adaptation, has been exclusively crafted for Diggerland by repurposing a JCB 8060.

Crazy Carts

These extraordinary carts offer the ultimate spinning experience, allowing you to twirl in any direction your heart desires. Perform adrenaline-pumping “doughnuts,” and effortlessly drive and coast at speeds of up to 20kmph. Get ready for a whirlwind of fun and excitement that will leave everyone wanting more!

Buried Treasure

Operating the Komatsu PC14 mini diggers requires utmost concentration, but the beaming smiles on their faces will affirm that every ounce of effort was absolutely worthwhile. Watch as their determination pays off, creating moments of pure joy and excitement.

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Opening Times

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: Closed
Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm


Langley Park, Durham DH7 9TT

Phone Number

01634 711711






Diggerland Durham Ticket Price List

Ticket TypePrice
Adults to age 65 & children 90cm or over£25.95
Age 65+ (ID required)£12.97
Children under 90cmFree
Disabled visitor£25.95
Disabled carersFree

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Is there car parking?Yes, free
Can I bring my own food?Yes, Picnic area
Is there food and drink?Yes
Is there a toilet?Yes and Disabled toilet
Can I take my dog?Guide Dogs and Assistance Dogs
Buggy/Disabled Access?Yes
Baby Changing Facilities?Yes

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