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.
Discover how to immerse yourself in the great symphony that is the dawn chorus. Birdsong hits its glorious peak in May, when the widest range of bird species throw their energy into one of our most uplifting wildlife phenomena.
Get out into nature and enjoy the beautiful Dawn Chorus with us at Pensthorpe, it will be worth the early alarm call!
Wednesday 3rd May 5am – 8:30am
Monday 8th May 4:45am- 8:30am
- We have limited the number to 20 people for this event to ensure you receive the best possible experience, so please ensure you book early to avoid disappointment.
- Wrap up warm, ready to enjoy the beautiful sunrise
Summer Quilting Workshop
Course teacher Sally Holman will guide you through quilting techniques, suitable for
Badger Watching Evening
Spend an evening, from a viewpoint in the trees, watching these amazing
Butterfly & Dragonfly Walk
Find all the butterfly & dragonfly hotspots on this walk around the
Patrick Barkham – The Swimmer: The Wild Life of Rodger Deakin event
Patrick will be here at Pensthorpe giving a talk about his new
Glow worm hunt
Discover the allusive glow worm with a night tour of the reserve
Pensthorpe Open Farm
Free Event Join us for a day of fun and learning at Pensthorpe
Creatures of the night
Join us for an after-dark evening of discovery where you will be
Get into the festive spirit and find the perfect presents for all
Discover winter ducks & evening roost
One of our expert wardens will take you on a guided walk