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About Substation Brixton - Climbing Centre

Experience the joy of climbing as a family at Substation Brixton!

Indoor bouldering is the perfect all-weather activity for kids and families looking for an active day out. Build confidence, improve fitness and have heaps of fun!

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Dedicated kids only climbing space

Separate from the main climbing area, you'll find The Wild – a purpose-built kids-only climbing room for children aged two to 10. Designed by child psychology experts, this innovative space was built to inspire creative thinking through play and sensory learning. With an immersive forest theme and over 30 diverse climbing routes, The Wild provides a safe, fun and imaginative environment for young climbers to experience climbing for the first time, make friends and play.

Family friendly climbing gym

Substation Brixton is a modern bouldering gym equipped with dedicated family parking spaces, baby changing facilities and lift access. With routes set for all ages and abilities, Parents and kids can experience a wide variety of fun and challenging climbs together.

On-site cafe serving drinks and snacks

The Cloud, our onsite Cafe, bar and pizzeria, serves hot and cold drinks and snacks Monday - Sunday. Hand-stretched pizza is cooked fresh to order on Thursday - Sunday. See our website for opening times and special offers.

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  • TOILETS iconToilets
  • FREE_WIFI iconFree Wifi
  • CHANGING_ROOMS iconChanging Rooms
  • ONSITE_PARKING iconOnsite Parking
  • ACCESSIBLE_TOILETS iconAccessible Toilets
  • BABY_CHANGING iconBaby Changing
  • FOOD_AVAILABLE iconFood Available
  • WHEELCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconWheelchair Friendly
  • DOG_FRIENDLY iconDog Friendly
  • PUSHCHAIR_FRIENDLY iconPushchair Friendly
  • CARD_PAYMENTS_ACCEPTED iconCard Payments Accepted
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Opening Times

Regular Times
  • Monday, 07:00 - 22:00
  • Tuesday, 07:00 - 22:00
  • Wednesday, 07:00 - 22:00
  • Thursday, 07:00 - 22:00
  • Friday, 07:00 - 22:00
  • Saturday, 08:00 - 20:00
  • Sunday, 08:00 - 20:00
Special Days

    Friday 29 March 2024: 08:00 - 12:00

    Monday 1 April 2024: 08:00 - 18:00

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Pricing & Tickets

General Admission
  • Child (2-10) : £11.00
  • Child (10-17) : £14.00
  • Adult (18+-18+) : £17.00

Our adult prices vary during peak and off-peak times. Adult spectators, babies (under 2) go free. We also offer Family Introductions to Climbing facilitated by an instructor, which includes entry for 5 people for £70. Please see our website for details.

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Food & Drink Options

The Cloud, our onsite cafe, serves a selection of locally baked cakes and pastries as well as fresh hand-stretched pizza Thursday - Sunday. We also have a selection of protein bars, cholcoate bars, crips and fruit availble at the counter. Please see our Cafe page for serving times and full menu.

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Yes, there is parking.

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Contact Details

Unit 13 Ellerslie Square Industrial Estate
Brixton Hill
South London
Greater London

Enter the industrial estate and turn left, follow the walkway past ScrewFix and the Santander bike vans until you reach Substation Brixton. Customer parking, including family and disabled parking, can be found in front of the building in marked spaces.

Tel: 07921847778

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Transport Information

Closest Tube and Train stations:

Clapham North, 12 minute walk

Clapham High Street, 13 minute walk

Clapham Common, 17 minute walk

Closest bus stop: Lyham Road (Stop M)

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