Enjoy this daily display of large numbers of starlings performing an 'aerial ballet' over the waters of the Reserve. See 'Things to See and Do' for more details
9am - 4pm Monday to Sunday, please note the main gate to the car-park currently closes at 5pm
Attenborough Nature Centre is an award winning Visitor and Education facility surrounded by the tranquil waters of the beautiful Attenborough Nature Reserve.
Education and visitor facility managed by Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust
With great vantage points and bird hides to watch wildlife this nature reserve is great for young and old.
From photography to habitat monitoring there are courses for all.
Attenborough has a range of habitats from wetland to grassland and some very special woodland.
Enjoy watching wildlife whatever the weather
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.
Vacancies: We are currently recruiting for an Engagement Officer and Engagement Assistant. For more details see here: Vacancies
Sand Martin Story Since its construction in the winter of 2013 over 500 chicks have been raised in the artificial nesting bank at Attenborough.
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.
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.
Live cameras at Attenborough will bring you views of the Nature Reserve and live footage of nests or other wildlife.