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Essex Wildlife Trust Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre

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This is a wonderful place to sit and have a snack and warm drink even on the coldest of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Love this place

Always an enjoyable walk with the dog and family the kids love the cycle track. lake and end up at... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
Alan c
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  • Average10%
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“country park”(9 reviews)
“dog walkers”(4 reviews)
Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre is situated in Hornchurch Country Park and has fantastic views over the Valley which gives it its name. The visitor centre has a café offering light refreshments, a gift shop, an education space and offers regular...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Hornchurch RM12 6DF, England
+44 1708 520364
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to sit and have a snack and warm drink even on the coldest of days,watching nature through the big picture windows

Thank JennieG139
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The visitor centre is a great addition to Hornchurch Country Park. Unfortunately the essex Wildlife Trust keep increasing the prices in the cafe. Had to stop using it.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The visitor centre has a very nice hall which can be hired out for occasions. The building is new and very charmingly styled. The kiddie park is fun not massive but enough to keep the kids entertained for a bit. The grounds themselves seemed huge....More

Thank PhatKat1984
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Always an enjoyable walk with the dog and family the kids love the cycle track. lake and end up at the centre for hot chocolate and sausage rolls

Thank Alan c
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We took our son for a bike ride here . He loved it , a path running right through the park with a big hill in the middle that he just loved riding down , loved the visitors centre had a coffee and sin had...More

Thank 147jennyf
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely walks and wild life and finish off with nice food and coffee. Plenty of things arranged for kids 'bat walk at night'.....

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I live locally so visit often nice park great views friendly dog walkers, beware of the odd idiot speeding on mountain bikes, nice cafe in all worth a visit

Thank londonerallmelife
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We have been to numerous events for the children here and the staff are fantastic at keeping them and the adults engaged in the learning outcomes. Great resources used and enough for all to share. As for the playing park it has a wide range...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

I regularly visit this centre on a Sunday afternoon to eat lunch/cake. I recommend both the sausage sandwich and the jumbo sausage rolls. I personally feel that the tea is a little overpriced, particularly as the "tea for two" option does not seem to give...More

Thank lwiggs
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Took our 4 year old today and she loved it. Play area was excellent very clean, cafe had lovely large windows and could have sat there for ages looking for birds. Our daughter loved the binoculars was fascinated with watching the birds. We had tea...More

Thank Harbir P
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