RSPB Sandwell Valley nature reserve

Get to grips with science, geography and history in the heart of the UK's second city.

Our programme of activities will enable your pupils to work scientifically and develop new skills as they increase their knowledge of the environment.

From quiet wooded paths and teaching ponds, to a birdwatching hide and classroom with interactive displays, our beautiful reserve attracts wildlife all year round.

Sandwell Valley is the ideal base to explore and discover more about nature.

Venue Type:

Environmental or ecological centre

Opening hours

You can visit any weekday during the term. Half-day sessions last from 10am to 12noon, and from 12.30pm to 2.30pm. Full-day sessions last from 10am to 2.30pm.

You are welcome to visit at any time of year to see where your group will be working, carry out your own risk assessment and to finalise your programme.

Admission charges

Half day £4.50 Minimum charge £35
Full day £5.20 Minimum charge £60

RSPB Sandwell Valley nature reserve
20 Tanhouse Avenue Great Barr
B43 5AG




0121 357 7395

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