Sutton Park

National Nature Reserve - Scheduled Ancient Monument
Opening at 9:00 AM
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Sutton Park BioBlitz

Jun 9, 2018 – Jun 9, 2018

Join the site's rangers and a team of ecologists as we catch, identify and record as much of the wildlife within the National Nature Reserve as we can! This year's event will be based at the Jamboree Stone; vehicle access via Streetly Gate, B74 3EW. Come along and discover the often hidden beauty...

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Testimonials

5 hours ago
One of the most beautiful parks that I see here in England, it is very big and you can walk or go with the bike foe a long time to see all the park completely. You can enter with the car and have different sites to parking your car. Have two or three shops for buy drinks and some food, sites for the children, the donkey sanctuary, one lake with ducks and others birds and a lot of wild animals like rabbits, ravens, etc. 100% recommended if you are visiting Birmingham and love the natural environment, you will forget that you are in the civilization after a few hours inside!
- Jose R
a week ago
I have visited Sutton Park on numerous occasions and am always surprised by the discovery of another area and aspect to it. It has something to interest every age group. There are numerous walks in this vast and varied park as well as many other activities to suit many tastes. There are parks for children, cafes as well as a Toby carvery which is always busy. The Exmoor ponies are beautiful. You feel as though you are in the countryside rather than in the middle of a residential area.
- Tracy T
a week ago
Every type of natural beauty in one place. I have been twice now, walked around 14 miles and hardly touched the area. Fully patched paths to woodland walks. Pubs to eat lunch. A must go to place for anyone who enjoys the outdoors
- richard h

About Us

Delivering a sense of wilderness within an urban environment, visitors to Sutton Park can enjoy the captivating scenery, using an accessible network of paths.There are opportunities to enjoy walking, jogging, angling, nature watching, orienteering, play areas, restaurants and use bridle paths and cycling routes in the Park. Car parks are located at all the main entrances and the Park is linked to a variety of public transport routes.Sutton Park is an historic landscape that covers an area of over 2,000 acres and attracts over two million visits every year.In 1997, English Nature designated Sutton Park a National Nature Reserve and it is also a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).Lying six miles to the north of Birmingham City Centre this landscape is a mosaic of open heathland, woodlands, wetlands, marshes and seven lakes each with their own rich variety of plants and wildlife, some rarely seen in the region. It is an important site for wildlife and conservation, containing fine examples of natural countryside that have survived for hundreds of years. These habitats are part of a working grazed landscape where cattle and wild ponies can be seen grazing during the year.This park is a natural area where animals roam freely. Please wash your hands with soap and water before eating or drinking.

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Thornhill Road
Sutton Coldfield
B74 3EW
United Kingdom

Business Hours

Mon:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sun:9:00 AM – 5:00 PM