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Ferry Meadows Country Park


Description

Ferry Meadows is the 500acre Country Park at the heart of Nene Park. Located three miles west of Peterborough and just two miles east of the A1 Ferry Meadows is easily accessible by road and its lakes, meadows, woodlands and riverside make it a favourite destination for many visitors throughout the year.

At Nene Park Trust we believe that an opportunity to participate in outdoor educational activities will enhance the learning experience of all children. From the Discovery Den education centre at Ferry Meadows, we are able to offer a range of educational activities designed to make use of the variety of environments found in the park, making it the perfect location for your pupils to experience learning outside the classroom.

We offer:
• Exclusive use of the Discovery Den education centre for the duration of your visit including indoor classroom and outdoor classroom/picnic area.
• Wide range of study locations including; lakes, river, woodland, grassland, wetland.
• All activities led by a fully trained member of Nene Park Trust staff.
• Lesson plans tailored to your requirements.
• Support before and after your visit to help integrate the work done on your visit with studies back at school.
• All materials and equipment included in the booking.
• Toilet facilities including disabled toilets.
• Free places for accompanying adults.


Reviews

The following reviews have been added by visit leaders using the EVOLVE system.
Overview
4.6
9 reviews


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67%

Very Good
 
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Children thoroughly enjoyed their experience and were very well engaged with all of the activities. The staff were very polite and worked well with the children, answering any questions that they might have had. (September 2019 - Primary - Post No: 15760 )




(June 2019 - Primary - Post No: 13366 )




A beautiful park and a very welcoming and accommodating restaurant. (April 2019 - Secondary - Post No: 11023 )




(March 2019 - Secondary - Post No: 10444 )




A beautiful park with lots to do. We hardly touched on the place and will definitely return as it was perfectly appropriate for our learners. (February 2019 - Secondary - Post No: 9511 )




A lovely environment for the children to learn from (November 2018 - Secondary - Post No: 7406 )




Staff were professional, activity provided was age appropriate, we were able to access the outdoor classroom picnic area which was secure and shady (July 2018 - Primary - Post No: 5148 )




(June 2018 - Primary & Secondary - Post No: 4156 )




(May 2018 - Primary - Post No: 3595 )




Contact

Ferry Meadows Country Park
Nene Park Trust, Ham Farm House
Ham Lane
Peterborough
Cambridgeshire
PE2 5UU

Pricing

£4 per student for a full day of educational activities led by Nene Park Trust staff

Opening Times

Daily 9:00am-5:00pm

Contact

Ferry Meadows Country Park
Nene Park Trust, Ham Farm House
Ham Lane
Peterborough
Cambridgeshire
PE2 5UU

Pricing

£4 per student for a full day of educational activities led by Nene Park Trust staff

Opening Times

Daily 9:00am-5:00pm

Description

Ferry Meadows is the 500acre Country Park at the heart of Nene Park. Located three miles west of Peterborough and just two miles east of the A1 Ferry Meadows is easily accessible by road and its lakes, meadows, woodlands and riverside make it a favourite destination for many visitors throughout the year.

At Nene Park Trust we believe that an opportunity to participate in outdoor educational activities will enhance the learning experience of all children. From the Discovery Den education centre at Ferry Meadows, we are able to offer a range of educational activities designed to make use of the variety of environments found in the park, making it the perfect location for your pupils to experience learning outside the classroom.

We offer:
• Exclusive use of the Discovery Den education centre for the duration of your visit including indoor classroom and outdoor classroom/picnic area.
• Wide range of study locations including; lakes, river, woodland, grassland, wetland.
• All activities led by a fully trained member of Nene Park Trust staff.
• Lesson plans tailored to your requirements.
• Support before and after your visit to help integrate the work done on your visit with studies back at school.
• All materials and equipment included in the booking.
• Toilet facilities including disabled toilets.
• Free places for accompanying adults.