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Tilgate Nature Centre

Meerkat pups

Located in the stunning Tilgate Park , Tilgate Nature Centre houses over 100 different species. From otters to owls, mongoose to mice and parrots to pigs, there are so many animals to learn about, a visit to Tilgate Nature Centre is not to be missed!

What’s available at the Nature Centre?

Keep an eye on our Facebook page for our public talks, displays, competitions and quizzes happening throughout the year.

Interactive experiences including:

Stay up to date with everything that’s happening at the Nature Centre, including lots of pictures of the animals at the Nature Centre Blog and Facebook .

Education

For school visits, please go to our Education page .

Conservation

Bagot Goat at Tilgate Nature Centre We participate in international breeding programmes with a number of our animals including bald ibis, Asian short-clawed otters and Utila’s spiny-tailed iguana. We have also been involved in the re-introduction of Fen raft spiders in the UK.

Entry Prices

Entry by donation in the winter months.

Opening Times

10:00 – 16:00 winter

10:00 – 18:00 summer

Last entry half an hour before closing

Closed: Christmas Day

Plan your Visit

For more information please visit our Contact Us page .


(01293) 438000 (01293) 511803 comments@crawley.gov.uk click to email us
Town Hall
The Boulevard
Crawley
West Sussex
RH10 1UZ
Open Mon to Fri 8:30am-5pm

Contact Us

tel:
(01293) 438000

fax: (01293) 511803

email: click to email us

address:
Town Hall
The Boulevard
Crawley
West Sussex
RH10 1UZ
Open Mon to Fri 8:30am-5pm

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