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RSPB Saltholme

RSPB Saltholme

With the chance to experience a wonderful range of wildlife that lies in the heart of our industrial landscape, Saltholme can provide an exciting school trip for your pupils.
There is a range of of habitats filled with plants and animals, which your group can explore through experience-led visits or more formal field work.
Our well-equipped visitor centre has an education room, and within easy walking distance of this there is a specially-designed discovery zone complete with pond dipping platforms, minibeast areas and a light-filled, welcoming bird hide.
We have everything that you need for your class to have a fun, safe and educational visit.
To find out more, take a look at the list of the programmes, and contact us to make a booking.
Each programme is designed to last two hours. Sessions run from 10am to 12pm and then 12.30 to 2.30pm. Two programmes can be combined to make a whole-day visit.


  • Coach parking
  • Covered space
  • Disabled toilets
  • Hand washing facilities
  • Toilets
  • Wheelchair access


Primary classes can attend for £6.50 per child for a full day (minimum charge of £130) or £4 per child for a half day (minimum charge of £80).

Delivery Items

  • Pre-visit information available
  • Provision of materials/equipment/livestock
  • Risk assessment
  • Self-guided activities
  • Set programmes


LOtC Quality Badge

This place has been awarded the LOtC Quality Badge.

Other Accreditations

Pond dipping platforms. Dedicated education area. Light and airy bird observation hides. Adventure playground. Indoor space available for whole time of visit - bags can be left here.


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