The Forest Centre & Millennium Country Park | Day Out With The Kids

The Forest Centre & Millennium Country Park

Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, England

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

Marston Vale Forest Centre is set in the stunning and award-winning Millennium Country Park and is perfect for a family day out. Explore the 8km of trails around the park and hidden wonders such as the willow huts, with creatures to be spotted on your adventure- there's plenty to do!

Trek to the Wetlands Nature Reserve to witness beautiful views from the bird hides, and see how many animals you can spot. Then get your heart rate going on the Woodland Walkway by ascending all the way through the trees for stunning panoramic views of the Forest.

Grab a quick bite to eat at the Café, where you can even bring your little furry pal along too, as dogs are welcome outside and water bowls are provided. For added entertainment check out what activities and events the centre have on for children, like the Forest Family Fun Day! All money spent at the centre goes towards helping maintain the beauty of Marston Vale Forest, so you can have a fab day whilst giving back to a great cause.

  • 8km of trails with hidden wonders
  • Beautiful views from the Woodland Walkway
  • Family activities & events


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Station Road, Marston Moretaine, Bedfordshire, MK43 0PS, England

They are located are halfway between Bedford and Milton Keynes and only 10 minutes from Junction 13 of the M1.


Click here to visit The Forest Centre & Millennium Country Park's website
01234 767037

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Monday to Friday 09:00 - 16:00
Saturday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

Bank Holidays 10:00 - 17:00


Free admission

More Information

Pets allowed

Dogs are welcome

Parking facilities

Parking Charges
Up to 1 hour: £1.00
Up to 3 hours: £2.00
Over 3 hours: £3.00

Baby food facilities

There are baby food facilities available.