Journey into nature

Explore magical gardens, adventurous play, and our stunning nature reserve

Run wild

Let the kids blow off steam at WildRootz, our outdoor play area

Conservation calls

Learn about our conservation efforts for some of the most endangered British birds

Journey into nature

Explore magical gardens, adventurous play, and our stunning nature reserve

Run wild

Let the kids blow off steam at WildRootz, our outdoor play area

Conservation calls

Learn about our conservation efforts for some of the most endangered British birds

Pensthorpe Rd, Fakenham

NR21 0LN

Open Today: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Welcome to Pensthorpe

Pensthorpe is the ultimate destination for discovery and an action-packed day out for the whole family. Here you can explore magical gardens, take a trail through our internationally recognised reserve, get up close with feathered friends, enjoy huge indoor play, and one of the regions biggest and best outdoor adventure areas!

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Latest News

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Pensthorpe launch Summer passes!

New for 2024 are our Summer passes and represent fantastic value at £30 per person, offering unlimited visits during the summer rom 22nd July – 5th September 2024, you only need to visit just under 2 time for the pass to have paid for itself. Find out more and purchase here 

Ben Marshall

December 23, 2023

Nights In Nature - Camping at Pensthorpe Nature Reserve North Norfolk

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10% off camping and Glamping!

You may have heard that 2024 we launch our brand new camping and glamping site over the summer holidays.   This has been a long time in the planning and you can look forward to enjoying the natural environment from a different perspective in only the way possible at one of the region’s best nature… Read more »

Ben Marshall

December 23, 2023

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The Island Walk proposed for 2024!

The news is out and after months and months in planning we are delighted to announce we have submitted planning permission for The Island Walk. The proposed island walk would consist of a series of high bridges, decks, walkways and boardwalks raised 3 metres high into the tree canopies, with vistas stretching across our lakes.… Read more »

Ben Marshall

December 22, 2023

Don't forget we have EXTENDED the POOP-ular poo trail for the next few weeks, that means this weekend as well as all our usual fun you can also join the POO TRAIL - seriously, one not to be missed! More info and book tickets here > https://pensthorpe.com/events/poo-trail/
Do you want to get into birdwatching but don’t know where to begin? This full-day course will teach you how to identify birds and recognise their calls.

Learn to identify birds that visit your garden and those you might see on a walk out in the countryside on this special birdwatching for beginners event.

This event will take place in our Function Room in the morning where you will learn the key features to be aware of when trying to identify birds, as well as discussing the ways to listen to and learn about bird’s call and song. A buffet lunch will be provided at 12pm*. The day will round off with the chance to go onto the reserve to spot some of the species it hosts. This event is aimed for novices and appeals to bird lovers of all ages – all are welcome.

Members receive 20% off tickets. Find out more here > https://pensthorpe.com/events/discover-bird-watching/
☀️☀️Unlimited Visit this Summer ☀️☀️

Have you heard we have launched a new Summer Pass?
For just £30 per pass, enjoy unlimited visits over the Summer holidays. You only need to visit 1.5 times for the pass to have paid for itself, and with a Summer of fun planned, it's the perfect pass to fill those Summer days! We only have a limited amount of passes available, so find out more and secure your summer of fun here > https://tickets.pensthorpe.com/book/summer-pass/539
Morning from glorious Pensthorpe 👋
❤️ Mother's Day Treat ❤️

We have a limited capacity of special Mother's Day afternoon tea on Sunday 10th March

Afternoon Teas are £16.95pp and mum gets a free glass of Fizz!

Consisting of:
Ham, Cheese & Tomato Finger Sandwich
Egg & Cress Finger Sandwich
Homemade Sausage Roll

Fruit Scone
Served with Clotted Cream & Strawberry Jam

Chocolate Brownie
Coffee & Walnut Cake
Victoria Sponge
Lemon Posset

Served with Tea or Filter Coffee. Pre booking is required, and you can book yours here > https://tickets.pensthorpe.com/book/afternoon-tea/548
Renew for 2023 prices! There's not long until our Membership renewal offer ends. 

If you renew your annual membership before the 1st April, you will get it for the 2023 price. Regardless of when your pass expires, you can renew now, and we will adjust the expiry date accordingly, Simply log into your account, and find your membership to renew, or call or speak to our team.

If you haven't got a membership, take a look at all the fantastic benefits they include > https://pensthorpe.com/about-us/become-a-member/