Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre

Durham Wildlife Trust
Rainton Meadows
Chilton Moor
Houghton le Spring
Tyne and Wear
DH4 6PU

Tel: +44 0191 584 3112

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Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre

Guide Prices

Access to Rainton Meadows Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre is free but non-members are asked to make a donation for car parking.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      51
    • Very Good
      37
    • Average
      12
    • Poor
      4
    • Terrible
      2

    Recent Reviews:

    • Seasidegold
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Still my favourite
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 1st March 2020
      Still love this place. It’s great for a walk, a play in the play park then a nice hot chocolate in the cafe. Molly is absolutely fab, our little girls love her. Please don’t go as we won’t be able... Read full review
    • Dr_Waugh
      Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Family trip out
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 28th May 2020
      Now that we’’re allowed to travel for exercise we decided to venture here in the recommendation of a good friend. We parked on the road, rather than at the visitor centre and walked along the bridge... Read full review
    • Margaret D
      Protaras, Cyprus
      Such a peaceful place
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 10th July 2020
      What a peaceful place to take a leisurely stroll their are a few places to sit as you enjoy the walks (could do with a few more) to sit and listen to nature and take in the peaceful surroundings... Read full review

    Access Information

    Opening Times

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

    * Car park barriers now open from 9.30 – 4.30 – Visitor Centre, office and café still closed.

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