Visits to reserves
You can choose from a selection of half or full-day programmes that will get your group exploring the natural world with exciting hands-on activities.
Led by our professional learning staff, programmes are linked to curriculum topics and are carefully crafted so that you and your classes get the most out of their time outdoors.
We look forward to seeing you and your class soon!
Find a schools reserve near you
Have fun discovering bitterns, otters, dragonflies, ancient heritage and much more in the Somerset levelsFind out more
The best place in England to bring your class to see, hear and smell seabirds!Find out more
Situated on the banks of the Conwy estuary, with magnificent views of Snowdonia and Conwy Castle, this reserve is delightful at any time of year. A safe haven on the north Wales coast for thousands of waders, and for your class!Find out more
A wildlife haven in the Dearne Valley, with outdoor learning and fun for all ages at the heart of its work.Find out more
A wildlife oasis providing a fantastic hands-on learning resource in the heart of West Yorkshire.Find out more
Enjoy a fascinating day exploring a beautiful nature reserve packed with rare wetland habitats. Special birds, deer and butterflies aplenty!Find out more
An inspirational reserve where children can have an active, hands-on experience, exploring and learning about the natural world.Find out more
Children can use all their senses while investigating the wildlife at this wonderful wetland reserve. It's the perfect spot to watch whooper swans, wigeons and a wide variety of ducks during the winter months.Find out more
A trip to Minsmere isn't so much about what you'll explore, but what not to explore!Find out more
This nature reserve offers a haven for wildlife on the edge of the city, but is a great place for people too with our visitor centre, a cafe, shop and children's play area. A wildlife haven on the edge of the city to inspire your class!Find out more
Pagham Harbour & Medmerry
Pagham Harbour & Medmerry are glorious and peaceful nature reserves, one of the few undeveloped stretches of the Sussex coast, and internationally important wetland site for wildlife.Find out more
Bringing the curriculum to life: thrilling encounters with the natural world in an urban environment.Find out more
Ribble Discovery Centre
Come to our visitor centre on the edge of Fairhaven Lake and join us to experience magical mud, hidden habitats and amazing animals.Find out more
For a great family trip, visit this delightful wetland reserve beside the River Lee. Rye Meads is a favourite with walkers, birdwatchers and photographers too.Find out more
Come and explore our huge wetland and all its wildlife and awaken your pupils senses to nature.Find out more
You can escape for an hour or two at this oasis for wildlife, less than five miles from the centre of Birmingham. Let your pupils take first steps and giant leaps into the wildlife that abounds at Sandwell Valley.Find out more
If you haven't been to Dungeness, nothing can quite prepare you for this landscape - mile after mile of shingle, wild and weird!Find out more
Set in the beautiful Arun Valley, Pulborough Brooks is an ideal place to bring your class.Find out more
From 1st April 2018 prices are as follows
Primary & Early Years per pupil (inc VAT)
- £4 per two-hour session, £6.50 for two sessions to make a full day.
- There is a minimum charge of £80 for a half day and £130 for a full day.
Secondary KS3 and KS4 per Student (inc VAT)
- £5 per two-hour session, or £8 for a full day.
- There is a minimum charge of £100 half day and £160 for a full day.
A-level per student (inc VAT)
- £6 for a half day, or £10 for a full day.
- There is a minimum charge of £100 for a half day and £160 for a full day.
These are our standard prices, there may be some local variation - please check when making your booking.
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