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The Forbidden Corner

The Tupgill Park Estate, Coverham, Middleham DL8 4TJ, England
+44 1969 640638
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Great day out.

It had been a few years since I had taken my two kids to The Forbidden Corner, and I'm pleased to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Glenn L
via mobile
WOW

Well what an excellent experience this was, we had booked well in advance as we had heard that it... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Conrad T
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (232 reviews)
“picnic area” (112 reviews)
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The Tupgill Park Estate, Coverham, Middleham DL8 4TJ, England
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+44 1969 640638
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It had been a few years since I had taken my two kids to The Forbidden Corner, and I'm pleased to say that it is still a fantastic day out. We booked in for 1pm and arrived in time to have a picnic before entering...More

Thank Glenn L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well what an excellent experience this was, we had booked well in advance as we had heard that it gets booked up quickly, you are advised to book online to ensure entrance, I am not sure what happens if you just show up. When you...More

Thank Conrad T
Reviewed yesterday

My sister booked this for 4 adults as she had heard about it but wasnt sure what to expect, but we had an excellent day, thoroughly enjoyed it from start to finish. We found tunnels, fountains, squirting things, so got wet a few times, haunting...More

Thank KAYBOX
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went yesterday with my partner, MIl and daughters aged 6 and nearly 2. My 6 year old had a great time and thoroughly enjoyed the looking and finding aspect as well as the mystery. My youngest was a bit overwhelmed by the whole experience...More

1  Thank Christine K
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went as a group of five people, ages ranging from 3-44 and we all had a great time adventuring around the place. The hidden corridors and many doors make it so much fun for the kids. They loved the maze. We then sat in...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We where a group of 4 adults ,so wasn't sure what to expect, but forbidden gardens was an excellent day out for any age,we had a great time. Exploring at your leisure,finding tunnels,fountains,stepping stones,statues and lots of extra things we didn't expect,maybe even get a...More

2  Thank Ann1968866
John R, Manager at The Forbidden Corner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Ann1968866 Thank you for taking the time to post a review. It is really good to hear you all had great time on your recent visit to Forbidden Corner, and very pleased you enjoyed our on-site cafe and thought it good value for money....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I wanted to return with my grown up daughter,to relive her childhood memories. She did remember parts of it and enjoyed the whole day,as did I. I felt that parts were looking tired from what I remembered of my first visit, especially the indoor mice...More

Thank MrsBrownEyes
John R, Manager at The Forbidden Corner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi MrsBrownEyes Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Really pleased you all enjoyed your day with us, we have had a lot of rain lately, this would maybe explain the reason why some of the shrubbery or branches were over hanging,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Previous poster was spot on to point out that any potential for family enjoyment was utterly squashed by the several coach loads of school and youth groups. Everywhere we went we were pushed aside and run over by screeching pushy older kids, or groups of...More

Thank oliveharvesy
John R, Manager at The Forbidden Corner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear oliveharvesy We are sorry on this occasion the forbidden corner did not live up to your expectations. On the week leading up to the summer holidays schools often take their children to attractions such as ours as an end of term treat or other,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited the forbidden corner with my wife and other family members. The venue is great and there is plenty to do however if you are a wheel chair user or have severe mobility problems then give it a miss because you will not...More

Thank Kjkeat
John R, Manager at The Forbidden Corner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Kjkeat Thank you for taking the time to post a review. good to hear you enjoyed the attraction, parts of the gardens can be reached with a wheel chair although at the moment it is limited, we do have a disabled and carer rate...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stumbled across this place by accident and the reviews looked good so we thought we would give it a go. A bonus for us was that this was not activity fof young kids. Great we thought. The positives. Loved the grounds, loved the water...More

1  Thank Amelia.L.M
John R, Manager at The Forbidden Corner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Amelia.L.M Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Really pleased you enjoyed the attraction on your recent visit. On the week leading up to the summer holidays schools often take their children to attractions such as ours as an end of...More

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leepeelee
26 July 2017|
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Response from Nicola W | Reviewed this property |
The video does not do the place justice. I also thought it looked like it was going to be a boring place to visit! It is definitely worth a visit, without giving too much away, make sure you have comfortable shoes on, take... More
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mrschamp
16 July 2017|
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Response from michelle r | Reviewed this property |
Definitely great for all ages. you need to book online to be guaranteed entrance though x
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TaraD79
10 June 2017|
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Response from beeboo180 | Reviewed this property |
No. There are many stairs, narrow walkways and uneven grounds there.
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