Elvington Lane (B1228)
Tel: 01904 607341
Created from over 1.5 million maze plants and covering an area
larger than fifteen Wembley football pitches, York Maze is thought to
be the biggest maize maze in the world! There are also over 20 other rides, attractions and shows to keep the most energetic kids entertained all day long.
York Maze has won a number of awards including:
2010 York Visitor Attraction of the Year
2010 Yorkshire Tourism Experience of the Year
2011 My Favourite York - The People's choice Award Winner
2012 Welcome to Yorkshire Outstanding Customer Service winner
2012 Maize Maze of the Year
2013 Maize Maze of the Year
Giant Maize Maze
Each year the maze has a new design and a new theme vsit the website to discover this year's design. Collect your maze quiz sheet on the way in and follow the clues given by the giant talking sculptures. You never know what you might find in the maze. Viewing towers help ensure you don't get too lost in one of the largest mazes in the world. A refreshments area in the middle of the maze is a welcome break where you can buy drinks and ice cream. Find your way around the maze, collect the clues to solve the puzzle and you may win a prize!
Meet the farm animals in the Maize Field Farm. You may even get to help with feeding time. Cheer on your favourite hog in the fantastic pig racing arena.
Attractions and activities
There is acres of fun to keep you entertained including the Crowmania tractor trailer ride, children's sand and water play zone, adventure climb, jumping pillow, inflatable maze, and electric quad bikes (coin operated). Take a swing at mini golf, confound your senses in the maze of illusions, and get a soaking in water wars! PLus NEW for 2013 Kernel Kernel's House of Cornfusion - an indoor topsy-turvey house of fun!
Relax with a snack in the café, try locally reared meat from the barbecue, and browse the gift shop.
There are lots of events taking place at York Maze during the summer visit the website for details.
York maze is just ten minutes from the centre of York and set in open countryside. From the A64 exit at the Grimston Bar roundabout (Hull A1079 and Bridlington) take the exit for Hull then turn immediately right on the B1228 towards Elvington and the Air Museum. Follow the road through a series of bends until you come onto a long straight. There are brown tourism signs for York Maze about half a mile down the straight on the right, you have arrived!
10am - 6.30pm (last entry 4.30pm).
Family (2+2 or 1+3):
Book online and
save £5.00on a family ticket