***CURRENTLY CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING***
Due to the River Wensum flooding, Taverham Mill is currently under a large amount of water.
The nature reserve will be closed until further notice until we can safely allow visitors back onto the site.
We will be checking the levels daily and will update here as soon as the trail is clear again.
Further to the government announcement regarding more of our region moving into tier 4 restrictions from Boxing Day we can confirm that our park will be remaining open for access to the nature reserve and we will be providing takeaway services from our cafe.
The retail shop will be closed at Taverham Mill, however fishing will continue at our parks in line with the updated Angling Trust guidelines. Restrictions will apply to and we will continue to review all activities in line with the Government guidelines and will continue to update our website of any relevant changes.
Please note all of the Anglian Water parks will be CLOSED on Christmas Day.
We advise all visitors to follow the governments advice relating to COVID19 restrictions and travel. Our responsibility to ensure that everyone who visits us maintains social distancing and is respectful of the local communities around the parks remains clear and we ask that everyone plan their visit and be mindful of those who live in the areas surrounding the parks.
Coronavirus service update From Boxing Day
At Taverham Mill
- Lakes and nature reserve open for fishing and walking
Our 100-acre site boasts some spectacular views making us one of the most picturesque Norfolk nature reserves. With four lakes and situated by an old weir and mill pool on the River Wensum, Taverham is a haven for anglers, walkers and nature lovers.
An anglers’ paradise, in our lakes you can fish for carp, tench, roach, perch and pike as well as stock up on tackle at our on-site store.
Those on a family day out can take one of the trails and explore the abundance of wildlife that make Taverham Mill its home.
1st March - 31st October (the Visitor Centre is open daily): 9.30am - 5pm
1st November - 28th February: Wed: 12:00pm - 4pm
1st November - 28th February: Thu - Sun: 9.30am - 4pm
Post Code: NR8 6TA
Open until 1pm on Christmas Eve. Visitor centre closed on Christmas Day (the site will be open). Visitor centre open 09.30 to 16:00 on 31 December and 1 January.
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Our visitor centre has plenty of refreshments including tea, coffee and hot chocolate as well as a choice of chilled drinks. Also available is confectionary and ice creams.
Within the nature reserve you are also welcome to bring along a picnic and make the most of the charming setting.
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Post Code: NR8 6TA
Taverham Mill is an affordable day out with adult entry just £3.50, children 5-18 £1.50 and under 5's free.
Regular visitors may benefit from annual family membership which costs just £40 for a year’s entry. Parking is free of charge.
From accessible trails to toilets and baby changing, our facilities ensure the whole family can enjoy their time at Taverham Mill.
During school holidays you’ll find children’s activities on offer and our children’s play area is open year-round.
At our visitor centre you’ll find refreshments including hot and cold drinks as well as confectionary and ice creams.
And for those looking to make the most of their visit, we offer great value accommodation.
A Green Flag award-winning green space, we want Taverham Mill to be enjoyed by all, which is why we have made our trails wheelchair friendly with most of the nature trail either low-level grass or boardwalk. There are also disabled access toilets at the visitor centre.
Our lakes and river access make a great backdrop to a day out, but can also present dangers. With this in mind, please read our park safety information.
Our water parks not only bring vital water resources for the region, but they also provide a fantastic day out for all the family.
Whether you're looking for an action-packed day on the water, a spot of fishing to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life, or simply want to enjoy a relaxing walk in beautiful surroundings, look no further than our fabulous water parks.