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RSPB shops

Gareth Williams, Retail Assistant, at work in the RSPB shop at Darts Farm

Image: Andy Hay

Our shops offer a great collection of bird food, feeders, nest boxes and wildlife products, as well as books, outdoor clothing, home and garden gifts, cards and stationery.

Larger shops also offer a comprehensive range of binoculars and telescopes.

For directions to those shops found on reserves, please follow the links on the right-hand side of the page, and feel free to call to find out if the item you want is in stock.

Bempton Cliffs (East Yorkshire)

Opening times: 9.30 am - 5 pm (4 pm November to February). 

Contact: 01262 422212

Carsington Water (Derbyshire)

Opening times: Summer (from the clocks going forward) 10am - 6pm. Winter (from the clocks going back) 10am - 5pm.

How to get here: Carsington Water is off the B5035, north east of Ashbourne. Brown signs will direct you to the site.

Contact: 01629 541842

Conwy (Conwy)

Opening times: 10 am-5 pm.

Contact: 01492 584091

Darts Farm, Exe Estuary (Devon)

Opening times: Mon to Sat: 9 am—5.30 pm, Sun 10.30am—4.30 pm. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Easter Sunday.

How to get here: Just off the A376 Exmouth road, five minutes from junction 30 (Exeter Services) of the M5. Half a mile from Topsham station. Bus service 57 (Exeter to Exmouth) stops here.

Contact: 01392 879438

Dungeness (Kent)

Opening times: 10 am-5 pm (4 pm November - February).

Contact: 01797 320588

Fairburn Ings (West Yorkshire)

Opening times: Weekends and bank holidays 9.30 am-5 pm, weekdays 9.30 am-4.30 pm. Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Contact: 01977 628191

Lake Vyrnwy (Powys)

Opening times: 1 April to 31 October daily, 10.30 am-5.30 pm. 1 November to 24 December daily, 10.30 am-4.30 pm. 1 January to 31 March, 10.30 am-dusk.

Contact: 01691 870278

Leighton Moss (Lancashire)

Opening times: Daily all year round (except 25 December) from 9.30 am-5 pm (4.30 pm November-January inclusive).

Contact: 01524 701601

Loch Garten (Highland)

Opening times: Daily 10 am-6 pm from April to the end of August. Last entry to the reserve is at 5 pm.

Contact: 01479 831476

Loch Lomond (Dunbartonshire)

Opening times: Daily from 10am - 6pm (5pm in January and February). Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

How to get there: Loch Lomond Shores Retail Park is off the A82 at Balloch. We are situated in the shopping mall, with fantastic views over Loch Lomond.

Contact: 01389 752538

Lochwinnoch (Renfrewshire)

Opening times: Daily from 10 am-5 pm with the exception of 25-26 December and 1-2 January, when the centre is closed.

Contact: 01505 842663

Minsmere (Suffolk)

Opening times: 9 am - 5 pm (4 pm from 1 November to 31 January). Closed 25 and 26 December.

Contact: 01728 648281

Newport Wetlands (Newport)

Opening times: Summer 9am-5pm. Winter  10am-4pm. Coffee shop open 10am-4pm. Closed Christmas Day.

Contact: 01633 636363

Old Moor (South Yorkshire)

Opening times: 1 November - 31 January: open 9.30 am - 4 pm. 1 February - 31 October: 9.30 am - 5 pm. Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

Contact: 01226 751593

Pulborough Brooks (West Sussex)

Opening times: 9.30 am-5 pm daily.

Contact: 01798 875851

Rainham Marshes (Greater London)

Opening times: 9.30 am-5 pm daily.

Contact: 01708 899840

Ribble Discovery Centre (Lancashire)

Opening times: Tuesday - Sunday 10-5pm (summer); 10-4pm (winter). Also open on bank holiday mondays and during school holidays.

How to get here: Leave the M6 at junction 32 to join M55 (signposted Blackpool, Preston A6). Keep in right hand lane then continue on M55 (signposted Blackpool, Fleetwood). Continue on A5230 (signposted South Shore). At roundabout, take 3rd exit onto Progress Way - A5230 (signposted Lytham St Annes). At traffic signals, continue forward. At Starr Gate, turn left onto A584 (signposted Lytham St Annes). Continue on Clifton Drive North - A584. Turn right onto Coronation Road and left onto Inner Promenade and look for Fairhaven Lake on your right. The centre is situated at the bottom of the steps where the metal Fairhaven Lake sign goes over the entrance to the lake.

Contact: 01253 796292

Saltholme (Tees Valley)

Opening times: 10 am-5pm, April-September; 10 am-4 pm, October-March.

Contact: 01642 542081

South Stack Cliffs (Anglesey)

Opening times: Daily from 10am - 5pm

Contact: 01407 762100

The Lodge (Bedfordshire)

Opening times: 9 am-5 pm on weekdays and 10 am-5 pm at weekends and bank holidays.

Contact: 01767 680541

Titchwell Marsh (Norfolk)

Opening times: 9.30 am-5 pm (9.30 am-4 pm from mid-November to mid-February).

Contact: 01485 210779

Vane Farm (Perth & Kinross)

Opening times: 10 am-5 pm daily (except Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day and 2 January).

Contact: 01577 862355