Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust has welcomed thousands of pupils and learners from schools across the East Midlands delivering outstanding environmental learning across Nottinghamshire.
Inspiring pupils and teachers for over 25 years, our quality cross-curricular activities for pupils boosts achievement and improves practical skills and knowledge across all key-stages.
Our programmes are inspired by natural sciences and ecosystems including wetland, woodland and meadow habitats.
Why visit us?
Our environmental education is packed with learning opportunities, delivered by qualified leaders and experts.
Visiting our reserves will make a real difference; inspiring pupils, boosting achievement and personal and social development.
We have some of the UK’s most scientifically important nature reserves here in Nottinghamshire, for pupils to explore and discover whatever the weather or season.
We deliver education at our three flagship nature reserves Attenborough, Idle Valley and Skylarks, each promising memorable and positive learning experiences.
We provide activities and accessible facilities for pupils with access and learning needs.
To find out more and book your visit
For full education programmes please visit our Attenborough centre website to download session plans and full activity programmes for all learning ages (Foundation, KS 1- 4 and A Level)
Please discuss availability and visit preferences before submitting your booking form:
Environmental Learning (KS1-KS5)
Foundation Level Go wild about art, follow the Very Hungry Caterpillar, build your very own bird’s nest, or find lots of creatures in the… Find out more
Wildlife Watch Groups
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Our Education Centres
Our education centres are fantastic places to introduce everyone to the wonders of the natural world. We have dedicated education staff who run year-round,… Find out more
Learning for Everyone
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