Attenborough Nature Reserve

Attenborough Nature Centre is an award winning Visitor and Education facility surrounded by the tranquil waters of the beautiful Attenborough Nature Reserve.

Attenborough Nature Centre

Education and visitor facility managed by Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

Photo credit © Jack Perks

Fabulous views to watch wildlife

With great vantage points and bird hides to watch wildlife this nature reserve is great for young and old.


Attenborough Nature Centre

Attenborough Nature Centre is an award winning Visitor and Education facility surrounded by the tranquil waters of the beautiful Attenborough Nature Reserve, owned and managed by Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust.

Situated just four miles west of the centre of Nottingham, this eco-friendly visitor attraction provides unique and accessible facilities to watch wildlife.

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Learn about the Centre

With a visionary eco-design, set against the backdrop of the beautiful Attenborough Nature Reserve, the Centre provides a place for visitors to look, learn and refresh.

Activities when you arrive

Enjoy a day out walking around the Nature Reserve with the family or attend one of our organised events. Have a look at our forthcoming events.

Watch Videos & Wildlife Cameras

Live cameras at Attenborough will bring you views of the Nature Reserve and live footage of nests or other wildlife.