Boarstall Duck Decoy

Important notice -

Boarstall Duck Decoy is closed for the winter and re-opens on Saturday 5 March at 11am.

A rare survival of a 17th-century duck decoy

Boarstall Duck Decoy

Things to see and do

Family enjoying woodland
Enjoy the woods with the family ©National Trust Images/John Millar

See what you can get up to  

Enjoy exploring our woodland and learning about rural life in times past. From building dens, strolling undercover of ancient trees and spotting our resident wildlife, you'll find lots to see and do on a visit to us.

A duckling swimming
During late spring and summer you may see wildfowl young ©National Trust Images/John Millar

Wildlife spotting 

With plenty of wildlife to spot on a visit to Boarstall Duck Decoy, have a look at some of our favourite visitors and take a peek at our specially set up wildlife camera footage too.

Boarstall Duck Decoy

What's on 

Boarstall Duck Decoy

Get involved

Staff and volunteers chopping wood
Help us with maintenance ©National Trust Images/John Millar

Volunteer with us 

We're always looking for new members to join our team of volunteers. Why not find out how you could share your expertise and experience and meet like-minded people at Boarstall Duck Decoy?