There is so much going on at Hengistbury Head - what will you discover?

Covid-19 update

Many events and activities due to run at Hengistbury Head Visitor Centre and Nature Reserve have been postponed until further notice.

Please join us on social media for all our other news and visitor guidance:

Any events that are going ahead are listed below: 

Saturday 8 May 2021

Migratory Bird Day Guided Walk

Come down and join our resident birder Richard, for a guided Migratory Bird Walk on Migratory Bird Day! Groups will be limited to up to 5 due to covid restrictions.  Two walks will be taking place throughout the day, drop us an email to book your slot - be snappy, as this will fill up quickly!



 Why not get the most from your visit to Hengistbury Head and join in with one of our events? There really is something for everyone, from birdwatching for beginners, to creative writing for adults, pond-dipping and arty crafty events for children.

Some events require booking ahead, and others are open events that you can just come along to.

Temporary Exhibitions

We have a programme of temporary exhibitions too, all related to the topics we love at Hengistbury - geography, archaeology, local history, art and much more.

Find out what's on display in our Upstairs Gallery inside the Visitor Centre.

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