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The Natural World Centre, Whisby

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Plenty to see and do

I love this place! It's a wonderful, cheap place to take the kids on a busy summers day. There is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
T B
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London, United Kingdom
Exellent

What a day, this was my first time visiting, we was looking for a cheap day out with kids well was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phillipa H
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“nature reserve”(18 reviews)
“nature park”(16 reviews)
“play area”(21 reviews)
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Situated within Whisby Nature Park, The Natural World Centre is just five miles from Lincoln City centre. Whisby Nature Park is managed by Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust and offers over six miles of all ability footpaths, ideal for a relaxing day out...more
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Moor Lane | Thorpe on the Hill, Lincoln LN6 9BW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I love this place! It's a wonderful, cheap place to take the kids on a busy summers day. There is plenty to see and do, nice long walks (or short ones if you don't feel up to a long one). The wildlife you get to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a day, this was my first time visiting, we was looking for a cheap day out with kids well was £2 parking so cheap! It had to exellent play areas, one for bigger kids a exellent outdoor sandpit and climbing area and the indoor...More

Thank Phillipa H
Natural W, Marketing Assistant at The Natural World Centre, Whisby, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We're pleased you enjoyed your day. From 1 October we will be opening at 9.30am so will a great chance to pop in for breakfast after an early morning stroll or a quick coffee to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with our grandchildren (4yrs and 1&3/4yrs). We let the 4yr be in charge of the map and he led us around the orange route, stopping at the hides to see the birds on the water. The youngest walked for a while and then...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I took my husband here for a walk around the lakes as I used to visit with my parents. The walks are nice, but a real shame that you now have to pay for parking.More

Thank Blossom K
Natural W, Marketing Assistant at The Natural World Centre, Whisby, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. The money that comes from car parking charges is reinvested in to maintaining the car park. It has also been used to improve our facilites such as our new adventure play areas. If you are...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to come for a stroll around the lake and then lunch in the cafe. Food is always good, fast service and generous portions.

Thank Martin H
Natural W, Manager at The Natural World Centre, Whisby, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We always welcome feedback and will make sure to pass your comments to the team.

Reviewed 6 August 2018

One of the few places in Lincolnshire where people with mobility problems can hire a mobile scooter to explore the many lake side paths. Great facilities for children, with extensive outdoor play area, including bridge across a lake and sand pit. Whilst most walks ask...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

My husband and I met my daughter and son in law at whisby, we went for a coffee when we got there, the cafe was very nice and the staff were very friendly. After my daughter and son in law had left my husband and...More

Thank Georgina S
Reviewed 1 August 2018

A splendid day at Whisby Nature Park, just south west of Lincoln. I highly recommend a visit if you can. The only cost is a £2 charge for parking which drops to £1 in the winter months. Extensive work has been done in expanding the...More

Thank Bizarre57
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Whisby is an oasis of calm, so beautiful to stroll around alone or with friends and family. Several trails of different lengths so there really is something for everyone and the wildlife is just wonderful. The cafe is very good and the shop is excellent...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Ideal for bird watching, wildlife or just strolling woodland paths, café and gift shop. Easy parking, children's play area with adventure slides.

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0607Maggie124
15 May 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
31 October 2015|
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Response from Curlytops2014 |
Its about 3 to 4 mile from the centre of Lincoln
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