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The Holly Lodge Centre is a unique small charity in the heart of Richmond Park. Our exceptional educational programmes explore science, nature and history, and specialise in activities for people with disabilities.

We have nearly 8,500 visitors a year from school groups, young people and adults.

The Centre is run by two staff and more than 80 volunteers. Our income comes from donations from individuals, community groups, trusts and fund-raising events; we receive no government funding.

News

Celebrating 25 years at the Holly Lodge Centre

Celebrating 25 years at the Holly Lodge Centre

The Holly lodge Centre has always aimed to make learning a joyful, hands-on experience. So it seemed only natural to...

Ex-gamekeeper has audience eating out of his hand

Ex-gamekeeper has audience eating out of his hand

Despite being loudly heckled by low-flying ducks, retired Richmond Park gamekeeper John Bartram delivered a fascinating talk recently at WWT...

River Thames art work

River Thames art work

Our talented art group for adults with learning difficulties, have spent the past 8 weeks working together to create a...

Clarendon school children hang out with live bats

Clarendon school children hang out with live bats

We all went completely batty over some very special visitors to the Centre last week. We were joined by the...

Events

Quiz Night

Quiz Night

Friday 18th October 2019 King's House School 68 Kings Rd, Richmond, TW10 6ES   For more information and to book tickets, please visit  https://hlcquiz2019.eventbrite.co.uk  

Christmas Carol Concert

Christmas Carol Concert

Wednesday 4th December 2019 An evening of musical sparkle and festive readings at Christ Church. 69 Christchurch Road, SW14 7AW Further details and tickets will be released closer to the date.