Braywick Nature Centre

Braywick Nature CentreHibbert Road, Maidenhead
Berkshire SL6 1UU
01628 777440 : bnc@rbwm.gov.uk

Braywick Nature Centre is situated on the south side of Maidenhead Town Centre, on the A308, just 1 mile north east of Junction 8/9 of the M4.

Facilities

Working in partnership with Groundwork South, Braywick Nature Centre acts as a community hub to promote awareness of the natural environment with events, walks and talks across the Borough, and through educational sessions for school, youth and other groups. The service also offers support for local conservation & amenity groups, and opportunities for volunteer involvement.

  • The Nature Centre houses displays and exhibitions on wildlife, sustainability and local history; and has a large classroom for use by schools and other groups.
  • Cafe courtyard at Braywick Nature CentreThe centre is only open to the public when events are taking place.

Cafe

The Garden Cafe was opened at Braywick Nature Centre in 2013 but is closed over the Winter and will re-open 5th April 2014

Launch event including Free children's activities
- Easter Egg Hunt, Music Making & Soft Play and at a small charge Face Painting in a Giant Tepee.

Saturday 5th April from 10.30am until 4.30pm

Opening Times

Wednesday to Sunday
10.30am - 4.30pm

The 2013 menu for the Cafe is available below as an attachment (this will be updated before opening in April for 2014)

Stay & Play
Activities for children in the Giant Tepee whilst you enjoy the Cafe

History

The Nature Centre is situated in an old stable block, originally part of the estate belonging to Braywick Lodge. The 19th century mansion house was demolished in 1969, however the stables were refurbished in 1989 to provide a centre for environmental activities in the Borough.


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Modified: 2014-03-25
Published: Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:05:16
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