Facilities at Ribble Discovery Centre

Full facilities information

Visitor centre

The visitor centre has a live camera.

Car park

Parking available on the Inner Promenade and at the council car park at the end of Fairhaven Lake.

Toilets

No RSPB facilities, however there are toilets situated next to Fairhaven Lake.

Accessible toilets

No RSPB facilities, however there are toilets situated next to Fairhaven Lake.

Refreshments

Limited refreshments are available around Fairhaven Lake. There's a café (not RSPB-run) serving hot or cold drinks, snacks, meals and confectionery.

Shop

The shops stocks a range of binoculars and telescopes, books, bird food, bird feeders, nestboxes and wildlife homes and gifts for all ages.

Picnic area
Pushchair friendly
Guided walks
Viewing point
  • The estuary can be seen easily from the sea wall on the far side of the lake, opposite the centre.
  • Fairhaven Lake can be easily viewed from a circular route that runs round it. From this route you can also look out across the Ribble Estuary.
Educational facilities