Beekeeping Experience

Brindle, Preston 
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    Wednesdays & Saturdays - April to October

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    90 mins

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    Price from


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    Suitable for

    Adults and Children age 3+ (Under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult)


A ‘must do’ experience!

The Bee Centre is the home of sustainable and ethical beekeeping in the UK. 

Our flagship 'Bee Experience' is unusual, memorable and educational. It provides a 90-minute immersion into the fascinating world of the honeybee and attracts outstanding customer feedback.



Get kitted up in a beekeeping suit and gloves ready for your adventure.


Enjoy an introductory briefing with one of our experienced and entertaining beekeepers/educators.


Accompany your beekeeper into our purpose-built training apiary to explore the amazing lives of honeybees in a hive. 


Get hands on with the bees and even have a picture taken with these incredible insects.


Return to our Visitor Centre for a relaxed honey tasting and discussion session.

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Why this experience is great for you

  • Immerse yourself into the fascinating world of the honeybee
  • Get up close and personal with these amazing insects
  • See honeybees going about their daily business. You might even see the queen and get to watch baby bees emerging.
  • Taste pure, raw honeys made by our talented girls.


Simon And Kath @Thebeecentre

Facilities and additional information

Equipment Needed: Fully enclosed, outdoor footwear is essential. Please bring wellington boots or high-ankle walking boots. Sandals, flip flops, high heels, etc are not suitable. You will also need a long-sleeved top to go under the beekeeping suit.

The Bee Centre provide a beekeeping suit and heavy duty, sting proof gloves

Weather: Extreme rain, snow or thunderstorms may necessitate cancellation

Parking: Plenty of free parking available on site 

Food and Drink: There is a coffee shop and gin bar on site

Toilets: Toilets are available on site

Additional Info: The apiary is a short distance up a farm track. It has woodchip flooring. Disability access can be arranged in advance. Please contact us for help/guidance.


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