Aerial Extreme

Swing by for a thrilling, fun packed experience at Aerial Extreme high ropes adventure course!

Located in Wilderspool Wood (off Regent 13 car park), come and try this unique, exciting and fun packed experience on the awesome high ropes adventure course. Amaze yourself as you take each of the challenges head on, from speedy zips, mid air jumps, suspended gravity defying climbing walls, and much more.

Crèche & Play Area

Your well-deserved shopping trip needn’t be boring for the kids. Let them have fun in our play area, or let our fully qualified and professionally trained staff take care of them in our crèche for a few hours. Youngsters will be so busy playing with the wide variety of toys, games and equipment available, that they probably won't notice that mum and dad have gone shopping.


Located next to Barton Square, this is the second largest exhibition space outside of London with 28,000 sq.m at your disposal, free parking, a dedicated team and local insights.

EventCity has 3,000 free parking spaces a 60 bay coach-park, 5 hotels on site and hosts some of the most popular and exciting events, conferences, concerts and exhibitions in the UK including The Ideal Home Show, X Factor auditions, wedding fairs, Creative Stitch & Hobbycrafts, Ski and Snowboard Show North and stunning Christmas parties.

Laser Quest & The Rock

Laser Tag

Located at the top of the Main Dome, upper level of The Orient, experience the best in Laser Tag entertainment at this award winning leisure attraction. Enter the fully air conditioned labyrinth and feel the sheer adrenaline rush of the worlds most advanced and best loved laser game.

Unique to Laser Quest at intu Trafford Centre and situated on the lower level of the Laser Quest playing arena, the Matrix tunnel comprises a multitude of zigzagging laser beams. De-activate the lasers by tagging the targets on the outside of the matrix tunnel or risk being zapped and losing 50 points as you enter the matrix.

Climb The Rock

The Rock is the most amazing climbing challenge to arrive in the UK in recent years. With 20 different climbing challenges players from a wide range of ages and abilities can choose various simulated climbs. With The Rock standing at 3.5m high you are never far from the thickly padded ground. Players have to continuously climb against the ever-moving rock face, but watch out - The Rock’s tilting action defeats every climber eventually!

LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre

Located in Barton Square, you can enter LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre and it's like you have jumped into the biggest box of LEGO® bricks ever! Experience the new Merlin’s Apprentice ride where guests enter Merlin’s magical potion room and discover a LEGO wizard's world of spells and sorcery.

  • 4D cinema, Kingdom Quest laser ride, Merlin’s Apprentice, LEGO City: Forest Pursuit Driving School and more!
  • See all of Manchester’s top attractions made from LEGO in MINILAND®
  • LEGO themed birthday parties!
  • Learn building tips from the Master Model Builder Workshops.
  • One of a kind school trips to support the National Curriculum.
  • Adults must be accompanied by a child to enter.

Namco Funscape

A unique entertainment centre for fantastic family fun!

Located in The Orient, Namco funscape is a unique entertainment centre with ten pin bowling, a massive selection of games machines, Europe's fastest bumper cars, bar, pool and much more - there is fun for all the family.

Namco Funscape is fully wheelchair accessible and has baby change facilities.

Kids, teens and adult group parties are all a speciality!

ODEON Cinema

Located in The Dome, upper level of The Orient, the ODEON at intu Trafford Centre has 20 screens including IMAX, showing everything from the latest 3D blockbusters to Bollywood favourites and exclusive screenings. There's even the occasional premiere!


If you're making a real occasion of it you can also pop into AMBAR for a cocktail or two. Or visit Costa Coffee for hot drinks and snacks; these can either be eaten in the Costa lounge area or taken into the auditoriums.   

Paradise Island Adventure Golf

Located in The Dome, upper level of The Orient, traditional golf etiquette has no place here so leave your plus fours and rules at the door.

Set amidst a tropical paradise with 2 amazing 18 hole courses spanning two levels of paradise themed fun, this is golf as you've never seen it before. Surrounded by tiki huts, palm trees and exotic plants, Paradise Island creates a fun atmosphere for everyone to enjoy. Next time you are looking for an exciting and original day or night out, why not come along and challenge yourself, your family, friends or work colleagues. There's only one thing to remember; it's not the taking part that counts... it's the winning!


Something for all the family - SEA LIFE will transport you into the amazing underwater world. Located in Barton Square, you can come nose to nose with sharks, and prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish and seahorses to graceful rays. To get any closer you’d have to get wet!

  • Over 5,000 creatures including sharks, seahorses, octopus, jellyfish and rays
  • Watch fun talks and feed shows throughout the day
  • Hold a crab or touch a starfish in the Interactive Touchpool Experience
  • Test your creature knowledge; take part in a free kids quiz trail
  • Journey through an underwater tunnel as sharks and rays swim overhead
  • Children's soft play area

Trafford City

The vast swathe of land which is home to Manchester’s iconic intu Trafford Centre and other major attractions is named Trafford City, a unique mixed use destination brand in the North West.

Trafford City encompasses intu Trafford Centre as well as the surrounding 3.5 million square feet of retail, leisure and office space that includes Event City and some of the most successful brands in the UK such as David Lloyd, Trafford Golf Centre, DW Sports, Chill Factore, Play Factore, iFly along with blue chip office occupiers; Reckitts Benckiser, Capita , Spie and Travel Counsellors. Along with a Premiere Inn, Holiday Inn Express and Travel Lodge.

Visit the Trafford City website