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.

Pond Dipping for Families

25th August 2016
Join us to discover the amazing life in our ponds here at Attenborough Nature Reserve and find out more about our wonderful wildlife. Suitable for children aged 4 and above. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Please book in advance and note that some activities take place outside so come dressed for the weather! 10.15 – 11.15am. £3 per child. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Summer Insect Walk for Beginners

27th August 2016
Join experts for a focused guided walk around the Reserve. You’ll be taught the skills you need to identify the butterflies, bees, dragonflies and other insects of Attenborough. 9 – 11am. £6 each or four walks for £20. Other dates: 28 May, 2 July, and 30 July. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777


Bugs and Bears Picnic

31st August 2016
Bring along a picnic and your favourite bear for some wild activities in our beautiful meadow. Suitable for all the family. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that some activities take place outside so come dressed for the weather! Drop in between 11am and 2pm. Contact: Attenborough Nature Centre 0115 972 1777