Brochures and Guides
Visitor Centre; we hope this website offers something like a virtual
visitor centre since the Friends were asked to vacate the mansion room
The visitor centre was closed on the 8th
2020 as the room has to be vacated by mid March before Covid lockdown
began and unconnected with it.
The Visitor Centre has been run by the Friends since 1995 and been in
the Mansion since 2000. The centre was run voluntarily and has been the
only interpretation and awareness facility for park visitors during
Friends have, as well as running the visitor centre, organized a
program of walks and events, carried out conservation work and
the Sensory Garden. We have facilitated fund raising for the Sensory
Garden (about £25,000), a Nature Trail and park signage.
Most recently about £50,000 has been raised for restoration of the
Ancient Pond and installation of a path and pond dipping platform.
Thank you to all our visitors, members and volunteers who have enabled
the Visitor Centre over the past years and hope we can find a way to
continue into the future.
Centre was run by Friends of BPP unpaid volunteers and was situated in
floor of the