St Nicholas Fields Urban Nature Park
A brief history of St Nicholas Fields
The Environmental Community Centre
A perfect place to study
|The centre provides environmental education courses related to the National Curriculum and is a great place to study the use of energy, water or other recourses. A large pond within the grounds of the centre offers a safe environment for the study of freshwater life. Way marked trails around the park take in a wide variety of habitats with a wide range of wildflowers and associated wildlife. For school or youth groups a visit to St Nicholas Fields can be a memorable introduction to many different topics on geography, science or history curriculum.
Courses can be run for schools, youth groups, university students and adult groups. To book please phone the Education Officer on
Yr 1-2 children from Hepworth C.E. school, York studying pond life outside the centre July 2000