People walking the beach, RSPB Minsmere, Suffolk

Wild Things at Easter

Good Friday 30 March – Sunday 15 April

The Easter holidays are the perfect time to entice your family out of hibernation and embark on a wild adventure at one of our nature reserves.

From nest building to egg decorating, there will be lots of opportunities to discover nature and create lasting memories with your family. So what are you waiting for? It’s time to go wild and have some fun!

Find a wild reserve near you

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    • Flatford Wildlife Garden

      Flatford Wildlife Garden

      There’s so much to do at RSPB Flatford Wildlife Garden. Immerse yourself in a world of bees and butterflies, go on a minibeast safari and find out how to give nature a home in your garden.

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    • Frampton Marsh

      Frampton Marsh

      From pond dipping to viewing flocks of wildlife from the comfort of our visitor centre, there’s plenty to keep young explorers busy at Frampton Marsh.

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    • Lakenheath Fen

      Lakenheath Fen

      Come and see how we’ve transformed carrot fields into a magical wetland. Try a spot of pond dipping or get eye-to-eye with Lakenheath’s smaller residents on a minibeast safari.

      See events at Lakenheath Fen
    • Minsmere


      With a huge interactive play area, a child-friendly café and lots of wildlife to spot, Minsmere is the perfect place for a family day out.

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    • Rye Meads

      Rye Meads

      With pond-dipping, Explorer Backpacks to hire and lots of fun events, Rye Meads is the ideal place for your family to discover nature. If you’re lucky you might even spot the emerald flash of a kingfisher.

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    • Strumpshaw Fen

      Strumpshaw Fen

      Strumpshaw Fen is the perfect place for your family to let off steam and discover nature. Bring a picnic, enjoy our delicious bird friendly coffee and enjoy a wild day out!

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    • The Lodge

      The Lodge

      Bring your family for a day of nature discovery at The Lodge. There’s woodland, heathland and grassland to explore, and even an Iron Age hill fort.

      See events at The Lodge
    • Titchwell Marsh

      Titchwell Marsh

      Come and explore Titchwell’s vast sandy beach, spot wildlife on the lagoons or treat yourself to a slice of cake in the café.

      See events at Titchwell Marsh
    • West Canvey Marsh

      West Canvey Marsh

      West Canvey Marsh is a fantastic place to discover with your family. With wide open spaces, a picnic area and lots of nature trails to explore, you will love this little piece of tranquillity in the heart of Essex .

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    Children run through a grassy field

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