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The Natural World Centre, Whisby

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Moor Lane | Thorpe on the Hill, Lincoln LN6 9BW, England
+44 1522 688868
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Peaceful and Relaxing

A good car park with charges in March when we visited it was £2 which is very good value. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Symba2014
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Goole, United Kingdom
Something for everyone

We have visited several times recently for long walks and with a big family group from 1yr to... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Christine R
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Discover the eco-challenges of our changing world when you visit the Natural World Centre at Whisby Nature Park. Enjoy the 'Our Changing World' exhibition or one of the temporary exhibitions. Sample light refreshments and delicious home cooked meals...more
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Moor Lane | Thorpe on the Hill, Lincoln LN6 9BW, England
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+44 1522 688868
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"nature reserve"
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"nature park"
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"parking charge"
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"play area"
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"bird watching"
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"dog walkers"
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"signposted walks"
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"varying lengths"
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"bird lovers"
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"bird life"
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"sand play"
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"dog owners"
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"gift shop is"
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"cakes"
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"lovely place"
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"mobility scooter"
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

A good car park with charges in March when we visited it was £2 which is very good value. Lots of different walking trails, all given a colour code to follow. Bird hides for viewing at different stops on the way. I think there where...More

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Reviewed February 10, 2018

We have visited several times recently for long walks and with a big family group from 1yr to 67yrs. It's a great place for children including a good indoor play area and lots to do outside. Each time we've had lunch in the cafe/restaurant which...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Excellent walks with or without pets. Good cafe and Lincolnshire Life museum . Toilets and plenty of seats to while away the time. Great for wildlife, especially birds.

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

This centre gets 5 stars. It is full of wildlife, with fantastic walks, a superb cafe and loads of parking. Visit in the sunshine or even in the rain. Magical.

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

Great walks and a lovely restaurant for when you get back. The paths are excellent for wheelchairs/pushchairs and there are some mobility scooters available for hire as well. Hides give you a place to shelter from the rain as well as to see the birds...More

Thank Majeroc
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Walks of all lengths, suitable for all abilities round this wonderfully curated former series of gravel pits to the south west of Lincoln. There is lots of help understanding and interpreting the nature around you - children's centre and learning spaces, lots of hides, interpretive...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

We took a 12 and 11 old with 3yrs and 3 month old. Surprisingly it tick all their boxes. High wire, fitness trees , water ply, sand play. A lake, information centre and lots of wildlife. It happens to be hot day so easy to...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

A large unspoilt nature reserve with around 6 way-marked walks. Lakes galore with plenty of birds, some quite rare. Quite a few picnic tables if you take your own refreshments, if not, the cafe and restaurant offer a wide selection with a boardwalk overlooking one...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We love this place weather permitting its free and easy. If u have little ones the indoor play area could entertain your lil one for an hour or so but if there abit older the outdoor adventures r fab!

Thank RuthyEm
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

We visited with family including grandchildren. The site consists of a number of well signposted walks around a series of lakes and wetlands, The walking is fairly level and easy. there are several hides and observation spots for viewing wildlife. Members of the local natural...More

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0607Maggie124
May 15, 2017|
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Response from Rachel A | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are very welcome here. There is a small walk where they can go off lead too, but most other walks are on lead to protect wildlife.
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John B
October 31, 2015|
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Response from Curlytops2014 |
Its about 3 to 4 mile from the centre of Lincoln
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