Learning

There's so much to learn and experience on Brownsea Island © Vikki-Gridley-Haack

There's so much to learn and experience on Brownsea Island

Discover more about Brownsea Island

Brownsea Island is renowned for its peaceful atmosphere and diversity of wildlife. It offers a unique stimulus for learning and exploration, for all ages and abilities.

Whatever your age, you'll find a range of activities for groups, family visits or inquisitive minds. Choose from walks, talks, trails and activities throughout the year.

Explore with us

  • Get closer to nature on Brownsea Island © Ian Shaw

    Bird watching

    Visit one of the bird hides or spend time in the woodland and discover more about Brownsea's birdlife.

  • Discover more in Brownsea's woodland © John Millar

    Walking

    Take part in a specialist walk or one of our daily introductory walks.

Top tips to discover more

  • Go to the Visitor Centre to find out more about the island's history
  • Watch the Brownsea Island DVD
  • Pick up a Red Squirrel or Scouting and Guiding self-led trail guide
  • Buy a souvenir guide book to find out more
  • Get chatting to our staff and volunteers

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