Scottish Seabird Centre | Day Out With The Kids

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Scottish Seabird Centre

  • North Berwick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks, Tours and River Cruises

Attraction Information

The five star Scottish Seabird Centre is perched on the Firth of Forth, overlooking the sandy beaches of North Berwick.

With something for all ages, the Discovery Centre is an adventure to remember, come rain or shine! The world leader in remote wildlife viewing, visitors can get up close and personal with amazing wildlife via interactive cameras that beam incredible live close-ups of seabirds and other marine wildlife from the nearby islands onto giant screens. Open all year, there's different wildlife to look out for throughout the seasons from puffins to porpoises, gannets to guillemots and seals to shags.

You can discover even more in the wildlife cinema, Kids' Zone (soft play area), aquaria and Environment Zone.

There is also the chance to indulge in some retail therapy in the excellent gift shop and seasonal local produce in the popular cafe.

From March to October (weather permitting) the Centre's Seabird Seafari wildlife boat trips run to the world famous Bass Rock (the world's largest single island gannet colony) and the Isle of May National Nature Reserve.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday 10:00 - 16:00

Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Pricing

Adults: £8.95

Kids: £4.95

Concessions: £6.95

Family: £25.00

Travel & Contact Information

Address

The Harbour, North Berwick, Edinburgh and Lothian, EH39 4SS, Scotland

Phone number

01620 890202

Map

Website

Click here to visit Scottish Seabird Centre's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Disabled toilet, baby changing table.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Scottish Seabird Centre has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Do not sell baby food but do offer milk warming and also have a "we welcome breast feeding" policy.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Vegetarian, children's meals, homemade soup and daily specials. All locally sourced ingredients and seasonal menu highlights.

Yes, Scottish Seabird Centre is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Scottish Seabird Centre have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Scottish Seabird Centre has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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