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The Nature Discovery Centre

  • Thatcham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Attraction Information

The Nature Discovery Centre is a great family day out!

With adventure playgrounds, lakeside walks and interactive wildlife displays, there's something for everyone. Explore the interactive wildlife games and learn about the local wildlife and natural history of the lake and reedbeds through our amazing displays. Fish tanks let you see what lives in the lake.

The Nature Discovery Centre runs a programme of events throughout the year such as Wildlife Explorer Days where you can learn bush skills, reptile days, bird box making, arts and crafts to name but a few. We also run events for adults such as gardening master classes.

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Opening hours

April - October
Monday to Sunday 10:30 - 17:00

November - March
Tuesday to Sunday 10:30 - 16:00


Free admission

Travel & Contact Information


Muddy Lane, Lower Way, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 3FU, England

Phone number

01635 874 381



Click here to visit The Nature Discovery Centre's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

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

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

The Nature Discovery Centre has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

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

Yes, The Nature Discovery Centre is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, The Nature Discovery Centre have stated they are pushchair friendly.

The Nature Discovery Centre has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

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Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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