Events at Attenborough Nature Centre

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.

Members-only - Attenborough’s Secret Garden

26th April 2014
We are opening the gates again for a guided walk around the Delta, when you’ll get an exclusive look around one of the only areas of Attenborough Nature Reserve closed off to public access. 10.00am – 12 noon. No dogs please. Contact: Membership Team 0115 958 8242


Attenborough Wildlife Watch Kids – Marvellous Minibeasts

3rd May 2014
Join us as we explore the Reserve to find out about our amazing wildlife. Suitable for children aged 4 and over. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Drop in 1.30pm – 3.30pm. £4 per child. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Attenborough Health Walk

3rd May 2014
Get active and make new friends by joining us for a short, healthy walk around the Reserve. No dogs please. Meet at 10.00am. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Attenborough Nature Walk

4th May 2014
Join some of our wardens for a walk around the Reserve. No dogs please. Meet at 10.30am. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Weekend of Wildlife

9th May 2014
To celebrate the end of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust’s 50th Anniversary celebrations, Attenborough Nature Reserve is holding a Weekend of Wildlife. This will start on Friday evening with a bird walk, moth trapping and a bat walk, and end with a family event on Sunday. Do join us!


Evening Bird Walk

9th May 2014
Join us for a guided walk around the Nature Reserve to start our weekend of wildlife watching. 5.00pm – 8.00pm. £2 per person. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Bat Walk

9th May 2014
Join the Attenborough team for one of their popular bat watch events. Find out more about these fascinating creatures through an illustrated talk and look at some rescue bats, followed by a walk around the Reserve with bat detectors. 8.00pm – 10.30pm. £5 per person, including refreshments. Early booking is essential. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Moth Night

9th May 2014
Join our moth experts at Attenborough Nature Reserve as they trap and identify moths on the Reserve. 9.00 pm – 11.00pm, £2 per person. Bring a torch! Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Dawn Chorus Walk

10th May 2014
Come along and experience the sights and sounds of Attenborough Nature Reserve at dawn as we walk around to hear the magnificent birdsong, followed by a delicious buffet breakfast at the Centre. Meet at 5.00am; £15 per person including breakfast. Booking essential. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Optics Demonstration Day with Opticron

10th May 2014
Your chance to try out a range of equipment, such as binoculars, under real field conditions with expert advice on hand. 10.00am – 4.00pm. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777