To mark a new beginning of hope and freedom, the award-winning Wistow Maze has been designed in the shape of a Phoenix rising from the fl ames.

The giant eight-acre maize maze has a fun Quiz Trail hidden amongst its three miles of pathways, with high level bridges and towers giving stunning panoramic views. Visitors have to fi nd 12 quiz boards which will test their knowledge on other mythical creatures.

Visitors can also take part in a variety of mini mazes and games in the Activity Funyard, which includes a space-hopper track, hoopla, beanbag throwing and a football shooting game.

Across the road is the Wistow Rural Centre with its cafe, garden centre, art gallery, model village and numerous shops, making it a great day out for all ages.

Wistow Maze is a winner of Leicestershire’s “Best Visitor Attraction” and attracts over 20,000 visitors each year.

Admission charges: child £6.95, adult £8.50 or a family ticket (2+2) £28.

Wistow Maze is open seven days a week starting Monday 19th July to Sunday 5th September, then weekends only until Sunday 19th September

Open: 10am to 6pm. Free Parking 


Wistow Maze is kindly offering readers of Village Connect the chance to win 1 x Family Ticket and 4 x Children’s Tickets as runner-up prizes.

To enter the competition, please email Diana by 13th July at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (subject Village Connect) with your details and answer to this question:

“What shape is the maze in this year?”

Standard T&Cs apply.

For further information on Wistow Maze and Rural Centre, with full directions, please visit or call 07884 403889

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