Pensthorpe Nature Reserve in North Norfolk

Set in the beautiful North Norfolk Countryside Pensthorpe is a multi award-winning attraction. It is great for families with events running throughout the day to keep children entertained such as bird feeding, adventure playground, the nature quiz and last but by no means least, pond dipping where children can find out about aquatic life. Also don't miss the Wensum Discovery Tour, a Land Rover tour which brings the history and landscape of Pensthorpe to life.

wensum discovery tour


Walk through aviaries with birds from around the world, and discover the work being done by the Pensthorpe Conservation Trust. Pensthorpe is a haven for all kinds of British wildlife. In spring the woodlands are carpeted with primroses and bluebells, and echo to the sound of birdsong. Enjoy an excellent view of waterfowl on the lakes from the comfort of our heated observation gallery. The magic of the water's edge can be enjoyed at Pensthorpe all year round.
pensthorpe wader aviary