The finest collection of native wildlife in Britain
Over forty different native species from tiny harvest mice to magnificent red deer
When are we open?
We are now open for the Summer Holidays, daily from:
24 July to 2 September 2014, 10am - 5pm (last admission 4pm)
We open every weekend & public holiday of the year
(excl. 25/26 Dec) and daily during state school holidays
Note: on weekdays during term time we are closed to the public but are available for pre-booked school vists, group visits and photography events.
One of our gorgeous polecat kits. Read about this season's youngsters.
baby boom news
New Owl Aviaries
Our owls have moved into their new homes, each one landscaped to reflect wild owl habitats.
Use and improve your skills on
our Photo Days or with expert help on a Photo Workshop.
Meet Pip the squirrel!
For a sneak preview of our wildlife DVD for young children, to be launched
later this year...
The Centre is accessible by wheelchair
We are proud to
be a Visit England