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The Bee Centre

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The place to bee seen !!

This is a free to visit centre though you can pay to get involved up close and personal although... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Chorley, United Kingdom
Buzzing Time

The team were absolutely amazing and made our visit very enjoyable even after they had only just... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Alex S
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“samlesbury hall”(12 reviews)
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We provide education and awareness regarding honeybees and beekeeping
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Preston New Road, Samlesbury PR5 0UP, England
+44 1772 494487
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

its free to see bee,s hives from window ,not too much interesting to see .not apealing ,don't understand what was free? play area too much massy ,there was a hemlet area but don't understand what of this area about ,we asked one of the staff...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lizaliza_74
Reviewed 3 November 2018

This is a free to visit centre though you can pay to get involved up close and personal although very safe with an expert who will guide you in the handling of the bees and the contents of the hive.(you will need to contact the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank K A
Reviewed 21 October 2018

While theres not a fantastic ammount to see here the staff make up for it quite a lot with their enthusiasm. If you dont mind bees and bee by-products this sould be a OK visit , its free and there are plenty bee related gifts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Peter e
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

The team were absolutely amazing and made our visit very enjoyable even after they had only just got back off their holidays a few hours before! We were really impressed with the set up and learned a lot more than we expected to! We adopted...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Alex S
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed visiting this centre today especially the education and time spent by Idriis.He was extremely patient and knowledgeable and answered lots of questions regarding the bees in the live hive!! The honey is delicious as too is the fudge we purchased

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I originally purchased the bee experience as a gift for my partner. I have a fear of bees so didn’t think this would be for me however, upon arrival, I thought I’m here now .... The guys are super helpful and put you at ease...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sco12
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Would certainly recommend a visit to the wonderful Bee Centre. So entertaining and a friendly, informative visit! We didn’t realise just how fascinating the world of bees really is and enthused to learn more. The produce is absolutely delicious and the Cordingly family deserve praise....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Diana B
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We were made to feel very welcome, all the staff were so friendly and helpful to us from start to finish. . A very informative and personal experience. We really enjoyed it. my son is 7 years old and found it so interesting. he really...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank emilygibbs1
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We signed up for the bee experience and have to say it as a brilliant experience which we both enjoyed immensely - it is something that you rarely get to experience but in the words of my 12 year old nephew "that was brilliant, thanks...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Claire1000Birmingham
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a great day at the bee centre. The bee experience was bought as a birthday gift! Learnt a lot, with lots of interaction with the hive, and also some honey tasting :) all round great value and fun day out!

Date of experience: September 2018
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16 February 2019|
Response from K A | Reviewed this property |
There is only an entry fee to the bee centre if you decide to join and book one of the beekeeping courses or hands on demonstration run by the staff and the costs vary depending on what you choose to do. Otherwise it is free... More