Low Barns Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre

Durham Wildlife Trust
County Durham
DL14 0AG

Tel: +44 0191 584 3112

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Low Barns Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre

Guide Prices

Entrance to the reserve is free but we suggest a donation of £2.50 for parking for non-Durham Wildlife Trust members.



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    Recent Reviews:

    • 764graemeh
      Durham, England, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      'Low' Barns: Aptly Named..Perhaps!
      3 of 5 stars
      Monday, 5th August 2019
      There's a Story to this posting that makes me feel quite Sad; Of course: It's a place for Birds, thus you may think me, rather Mad! This is 'Low Barns', we donate Monthly like so many; But now it... Read full review
    • Kevin S
      Far better the way it used to be
      1 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 20th August 2019
      My wife and I have been coming here fairly frequently for over ten years, but our latest visit, on 19 August 2019, was our first since recent modifications to the visitor centre. Driving in, I was... Read full review
    • wildfirejc
      Lydd, United Kingdom
      Fantastic place - over 20 different birds within an hour
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 13th September 2019
      The weather was pretty wet - but sitting in a hide, watching about 20 species of different birds flying in and out - around the feeders within the first hide was exceptional. The reserve is well... Read full review

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2020)
    Monday - Sunday09:30 - 16:30
    Bank HolidayOpen

    * Car park barriers now open from 9.30 – 16:30 – Visitor Centre, office and café still closed.

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