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Pensthorpe feeding

Floodlit Bird Feed at Pensthorpe Natural Park

Nature lovers looking for an alluring winter experience will love the daily Floodlit Bird Feed at Pensthorpe Natural Park. Visitors take their seats within the warmth of the viewing gallery while Pensthorpe’s resident experts share their knowledge about the hundreds of birds which flock to Mill Pond for the occasion.

From the warmth of the viewing gallery join Pensthorpe’s resident experts for their magical daily Floodlit Feeds, which take place at 3pm from 1 to 31 January 2019. Watch the birds gather for their afternoon feed as the sun sets over Mill Pond and the surrounding Wensum Valley countryside. Lasts 30 minutes. Included in admission price or available to non-visitors for £3 p/adult and £2 p/child.

This fun family event encourages visitors to explore the beauty of Pensthorpe’s natural habitats. Learn enchanting stories about the animals that tuck themselves up for a long winter’s sleep, the incredible creatures who adapt to handle cold conditions, and those who take the long and adventurous migratory journey to warmer climes. There will also be some cool craft-making activities and a winter-inspired self-guided trail weaving through the reserve. Included in admission price.

Situated 11 miles inland from the north Norfolk coast and with the beautiful River Wensum winding through it, Pensthorpe Natural Park encourages visitors to explore its diverse habitats and get acquainted with the thousands of bird, plant and wildlife species that call it home. Muddy wellies are encouraged and a sense of adventure is a must!


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