Latest news from Orford Ness

We are closed until Easter 2019 but details of events will appear here and in the What's on section. These will be updated as new events are agreed. Work however continues to keep the environment attractive to wildlife and prepare for the next open season.

Would you like to volunteer on Orford Ness?

Become a Ranger or help behind the scenes. Whatever you do you will always learn something new about this intriguing place and enjoy your time here. For more information see Join the Orford Ness team or for general information on volunteering, see the link at the bottom. 

Photographic and Bombs and Beasties tours

No more Photographic and Bombs and Beasties tours in 2018 but there will be more in 2019 and these will be announced in the spring.

Why not consider a private tour of the Ness for your group.

Opening Times

We are closed now until Easter 2019. Full details will be made available here as soon as possible.

Whats happening on the Ness

For regular updates and photos follow Orford Ness on Facebook and Twitter.

Policy for drones on Orford Ness

Please note that the use of drones is not permitted on the Ness. See here for full details.