Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre - Essex Wildlife Trust, Billericay

Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
A warm welcome will always greet you at Hanningfield reservoir visitor centre.The visitor centre is set in mature woodland and offers superb views over the 870 acre Hanningfield Reservoir. It is an ideal place to view the wildlife within the nature reserve and to receive the latest sightings news. The centre has full disabled access as does the Lyster Bird hide that is a short distance away. There are lots of gifts in the centre shop and a full range of binoculars and telescopes, as well as books and refreshments. So while you're enjoying a nice warming drink you can take time to enjoy the stunning view over the water and browse the display.

Booking is essential for most centre events, so make sure you call or visit the centre in advance to avoid disappointment. No dogs except registered assistance dogs. No bicycles allowed.
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  • We had a lovely walk only to arrive at the Fishing Lodge visitor centre. We were told to seat ourselves by one member of staff, whilst some of us sat down, the others went up to get our food. As we...  more »
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