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The Natural World Centre is located in the heart of the beautiful Whisby Nature Park, made up of a series of former gravel pits which are home to a variety of wildlife and is located to the south of Lincoln City centre just off the A46.

The Natural World Centre houses a delicious bistro serving local food which can be tailored to specific dietary requirements. We have an exciting gift shop and incredible children’s adventure play. Wi-Fi is available throughout the centre.

Outside there is Little Darters Wildlife Adventure Area, designed to keep little ones occupied with a sand pit and water play areas. Opened in April 2016 is Otters Reach Indoor Adventure ideal for little ones aged under 7 and to a maximum height of 1.3m.

The centre has free entry, with a free car parking for blue badge holders. Car parking is £2.00 per day for non-badge holders from April to October and £1 from November to March.

The centre is accessible. Please note some assistance may be required.

The Natural World Centre is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. We are actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website and in doing so adhere to many of the available standards and guidelines.

This website endeavours to conform to level Double-A of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0. These guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for people with disabilities. Conformance with these guidelines will help make the web more user friendly for all people.

Whilst the Natural World Centre strives to adhere to the accepted guidelines and standards for accessibility and usability, it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website.

We are continually seeking out solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime should you experience any difficulty in accessing the Natural World Centre website, please don’t hesitate to contact us a

To download the full accessibility statement please click on the download below. Hardcopies can be obtained by contacting the centre on 01522 688868 or email

Accessiblity Statement April18


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The Natural World Centre is managed by Lincs Inspire Ltd working in partnership to inspire North Kesteven.