Deep in the the Wensum Valley, Pensthorpe Reserve boasts a huge number of both native and migratory bird species and has great education programmes. Children will love the nest box trail, and can learn all about how to encourage birds to breed. Nest Box Week activities will run until 21 February.
Head to this ancient woodland during half-term and get the family to build their own nest boxes. A great day out for the kids, this former medieval hunting forest is now a centre of conservation. Costing just £6 per box, workshops will be held until February 19, 11am-3pm.
Visit Blickling on the 28 February for some springtime fun at £8 per ticket. From 10am-noon, wardens will give tips on attracting birds to your garden to help you to craft your own nest boxes to take home. You can then spend the rest of the day wandering through the stunning grounds.
Drop in on the idyllic walled gardens here to build your nest box for a small charge. On the 18 February there will be two sessions running from 11am-12.30pm, and then 1.30pm-3pm. With a
The gardens here are a breathtaking sight in spring, and will host a nest box making day on 21 February. The wood team will impart their valuable knowledge so you can create the perfect home for breeding birds over the coming months. Advance booking required.