Discover Britain's Wonderful Wildlife!  

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.

read more about our opening times

Red deer stag roaring

Red squirrel

Fox yawning


Enjoy unlimited visits!

Become a member to enjoy unlimited visits during open times and other member-only benefits.

membership details

Photography Events

Use and improve your skills on
our Photo Days
 or with expert help on a Photo Workshop.

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Visit our online shop

Purchase animal adoption, membership, photography day vouchers and more.

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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.

find out more about Pip



The Centre is accessible by wheelchair

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We are proud to
be a Visit England
Quality Assured
Visitor Attraction


All images featured on this website, unless credited otherwise, were taken at the British Wildlife Centre
by our Head Keeper, Matt Binstead

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