Visit the iconic floating village and explore the impressive 250 acre reserve
If you're looking for outdoor things to do with the kids around Preston, Brockholes makes a great family day out. Brockholes is a new kind of nature reserve, set amongst ancient woodland on the site of an old quarry, where visitors can watch and learn about nature at close quarters in a truly special environment, alongside increasing plants, birds and wildlife.
Many fun events are hosted at the reserve's, architecturally-stunning, floating visitors’ centre. The award winning reserve also offers family-friendly hikes, walking trails, an extensive play area, a restaurant and shops.
More details, including opening times, directions and events, can be found on the Brockholes website.
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Map address for Brockholes
Preston New Road, Preston PR5 0AG.