SOLD OUT 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.


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!

Option to stay for a delicious breakfast in the cafe at 8am (additional charge).

Sunday 28th April, 5am – 8am

Sunday 5th May, 5am – 8am

From £19.95 per person (£15.96 for members)

OR Add breakfast £29.95 per person (£23.96 for members)

Meet in car park.


  • 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.
  • Stay for breakfast in the cafe at 8am (optional extra)
  • 20% off for members
  • Wrap up warm, ready to enjoy the beautiful sunrise
  • Two dates available to book
  • Add on binocular hire when you book!