Daily Activities

Summer Timetable (22 July to 5 Sept)

10.00 am

Compare & Compete Trail (ALL DAY)!

Discover which wildlife creature you are most like and compare against your family, as you compete in height, speed, jumping, wingspan and how far you can travel! Hand in your trail sheet at the end of the day to collect your prize!

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11.15 am

Pensthorpe Explorer Tour

Hop on the Pensthorpe Explorer and discover the secret side of the Wensum valley with our behind the scenes warden-led tour, which takes you through the heart of Pensthorpe.

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11.15 am

Pond Dipping

See what mini beasts lurk in our pond with our daily guided pond dipping session. This activity is included in the standard admission price and lasts approx. 30 minutes.

12.00 pm

Red Squirrel Talk

Meet at the Red Squirrel enclosure to hear about the work of the Pensthorpe Conservation Trust and the current breeding and release programme. This activity is included in the standard admission price and lasts approx. 30 minutes.

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12.30 pm

Pensthorpe Explorer Tour

Hop on the Pensthorpe Explorer and discover the secret side of the Wensum valley with our behind the scenes warden-led tour, which takes you through the heart of Pensthorpe.

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13.15 pm

Build a Den

Get creative outdoors and build a den in our daily guided den building session. Meet in WildRootz, just behind the Red Squirrel enclosure. This activity is included in the standard admission price and lasts approx. 30 minutes.

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14.15 pm

Pensthorpe Explorer Tour

Hop on the Pensthorpe Explorer and discover the secret side of the Wensum valley with our behind the scenes warden-led tour, which takes you through the heart of Pensthorpe.

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14.45 pm

Bug Hotels

Join a member of our Play team in WildRootz to find out more about bug hotels and how you could build one at home. This activity is included in the standard admission price and lasts approx. 30 minutes.

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15.30 pm

Pensthorpe Explorer Tour

Hop on the Pensthorpe Explorer and discover the secret side of the Wensum valley with our behind the scenes warden-led tour, which takes you through the heart of Pensthorpe.

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15.30 pm

Craft Activity

Each week of the summer we will be doing a different craft making activity. Hop along to the Wensum Room, which is situated in our Gift Shop, to take part. This activity is included in the standard admission price and lasts approx. 30 minutes.

16.00 pm

Warden Talk & Daily Bird Feed

Sit back, watch and listen to our Warden as they feed our bird collection on Mill Pond. This activity takes place in our Viewing Gallery. It is included in the standard admission price and lasts approx. 30 minutes..