Events

25 May 2022 - 30 Nov 2022

Farming For Wildlife

A unique opportunity to see the other part of Pensthorpe and discover how we make our farming friendly for wildlife.

Topics: Nature

28 May 2022 - 5 Jun 2022

May half-term!

Join us this May half-term for lots of flora, fauna and fun! We've got an exciting trail around the park where you can discover nature's own royalty, make nature crowns and royal flags and treat yourself to scrumptious tea-party themed treats in the cafe.

Topics: Family Fun Nature

3 Jun 2022

Habitat Walk

Discover more about the diverse range of habitats and the wildlife that live within them here at Pensthorpe.

Topics: Nature

15 Jun 2022

Butterfly Walk

Ever wanted to know about some of our native butterfly species? Discover and learn with our Reserve Manager.

Topics: Nature

17 Jun 2022

Glow Worm Hunt

Join us on a late-night expedition into the park to find these glow worms and discover a whole host of nocturnal wildlife on the way.

Topics: Nature

19 Jun 2022

Father’s Day

Make long lasting memories this Father’s Day weekend and treat a loved one of your choice, whether it be an uncle, auntie, grandad or close friend, to FREE entry when you purchase any full paying admission...

Topics: Family Fun

6 Jul 2022 - 27 Jul 2022

Dazzling Dragonflies

These highly colourful and intriguing insects deserve centre stage in this afternoon walk and identification experience.

Topics: Nature

15 Jul 2022

Gardening for Wildlife

On this walk and wander around the park, we will share tips with you and inspire you to swap your fences for hedging and introduce ponds for wildlife to throw pool parties.

Topics: Nature

17 Aug 2022 - 26 Aug 2022

River Wildlife

A very special river dipping session! This is a free drop-in session where you can catch, see and release fish, dragonfly larvae, may fly larvae and wetland insects with one of our reserve wardens.

Topics: Nature

9 Sep 2022 - 16 Sep 2022

Creatures of the Night Tour

Join us for an after-dark evening of discovery where you will be able to spot and learn the resident owls, bats & moths that call Pensthorpe home. This is a unique chance to see and hear some of the nocturnal creatures who are just waking up and venturing out as the sun sets.

Topics: Nature

5 Oct 2022

Sue Welfare Linocut Workshop

Learn how to make your very own linocut print in this one-day workshop with Norfolk Artist and Printmaker, Sue Welfare.

Topics: Workshop

28 Oct 2022 - 9 Nov 2022

Discover Bird Watching

Have you ever wanted to learn about the birds that visit your back garden? Well now's your chance! Join us on this fantastic beginner's bird watching course and become a bird expert!

Topics: Nature Workshop

27 Nov 2022

Christmas Market

With the region's best food and drink suppliers, artists and craft makers visiting, our Christmas Market provides shoppers with a welcome change of scenery from the high street, with pop-up stalls, all in a relaxed and spacious outdoor environment.

Topics: Christmas Shopping

9 Dec 2022

Winter Trees

Join us on a stunning winter walk and discover the various native trees in the reserve, and enjoy the added bonus of seeing the wonderful wildlife migrating to the area.

Topics: Nature