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 open every weekend & public holiday of the year
(excl. 25/26 Dec) and daily during state school holidays
Our next holiday opening is Autumn Half Term:
Open daily from Saturday 25 October to Sunday 2 November
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.
Enjoy unlimited visits!
Become a member to enjoy unlimited visits during open times and other member-only benefits.
Use and improve your skills on
our Photo Days or with expert help on a Photo Workshop.
Meet Pip the squirrel & friends!
Our new DVD is out now, offering young children a fun and fact-filled introduction to
the wonders of British wildlife, as they learn
along with the inquistive Pip.
The Centre is accessible by wheelchair
We are proud to
be a Visit England
All images featured on this website, unless credited otherwise, were taken at the British Wildlife Centre
by our Head Keeper, Matt Binstead