From wildlife walks and talks to family events and Christmas markets, there's something on throughout the year at Pensthorpe.

Journey into nature.

Be inspired by our expert wardens and have fun with the family at one of our events.

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1 day photography course with Josh Jaggard

Norfolk born wildlife photographer and cameraman Josh Jaggard is offering a 6 hour photography workshop right here at Pensthorpe.

20th April 2024

From £95
Discover Bird Songs / Calling Course at Pensthorpe 2024

Discover Bird Songs / Calls

This is the perfect course to start identifying birds that visit your garden and those you might see on a walk out in the countryside from their songs and calls. Learn to distinguish between alarms, contact calls, territorial calls and other vocalisations.

Friday 26th April

From £19.95

Dawn Chorus

Witness a beautiful sunrise across the Pensthorpe lakes and catch the sweet songs of our breeding birds.

The early start brings great rewards for anyone interested in birds and birdwatching.

Sun 28th April & Sun 5th May 2024

From £19.95

Bluey meet and greet

We are so excited to announce that everyone’s favourite Blue Heeler pup will be appearing during meet and greet sessions at intervals throughout the day.

6th May

From £14.95
Badger Watching Evening at Pensthorpe North Norfolk Nature Reserve

Badger Watching Evening

Spend an evening, from a viewpoint in the trees, watching these amazing nocturnal creatures. With the chance to see other elusive animals in their natural habitats.

Various dates available

from £15.95
Spring Bouquet Workshop at Pensthorpe.

Spring Bouquet Workshop

Get ready to unleash your creativity this May by participating in our Spring Bouquet workshop where you can craft your own stunning floral arrangement.

Led by our gardening expert, Lesley, you’ll receive step-by-step guidance to create a personalised bouquet that reflects your style and taste.
Your experience includes a complimentary hot beverage and a delicious treat from Pensthorpe’s Courtyard Cafe

Please note this activity does not include admission to the reserve.

23rd May 2024

The Power of Pollination: Discover more at Pensthorpe this May Half Term

The POWER of pollination

Buzz over to Pensthorpe this May Half Term and learn all about the incredible pollinators and their importance snd uncover the Power of Pollination.

25th May - 2nd June 2024

From £14.95
Pensthorpe Butterfly and Dragonfly Walk event 2024

Butterfly & Dragonfly Walk

Find all the butterfly & dragonfly hotspots on this walk around the reserve with our expert warden. Observe them in their natural habitats where you’ll find lots of lovely flora and insect life.

Wed 12th June & Wed 17th July

From £17.95
Pensthorpe Natural Park extended family visit. Photo : Steve Adams

Father’s Day

Make long lasting memories this Father’s Day and treat a loved one to free park entry*

Whether it be your Dad, Mum, sister, grandparent, partner or best friend bring a loved one for FREE on Sunday 16th June.

Sunday 16th June

From £13.95