Centre of the Earth

Centre of the Earth reserve

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Just a mile from the centre of Birmingham, our pioneering eco environment & education centre sits within a nature reserve boasting orchids, newts, kingfishers, sparrowhawks and foxes...


42 Norman Street
B18 7EP
A static map of Centre of the Earth

Know before you go

1 hectare

Entry fee

No entry fee though there may be a charge for educational activities

Parking information

Car parking on Norman Street, this is a residential area so please park responsibly

Bicycle parking

Bike rack on reserve

Grazing animals



Most areas are accessible by wheelchair though may be unsuitable in wet weather, please check with us before setting out.


Guide dogs only


Picnic area

When to visit

Opening times

Please check our What's On page for planned events and activities

Best time to visit

All year round

About the reserve

The Centre of the Earth is the Wildlife Trust’s purpose built environmental centre in Winson Green - just 1.5 km from Birmingham City centre.

Contact us

Centre of the Earth
Contact number: 0121 523 0094