Amphibians, mammals, moths and mushrooms

Mon 25 March - Mon 29 April

The Sherbourne Valley Project Team from Warwickshire Wildlife Trust will be leading family friendly sessions at Charterhouse. Join the team for information sessions then practical experience in looking for amphibians, mammals and mushrooms.


The full programme of events and links to information and tickets are below:

Mon 25 March, 6.30 – 7.30pm, Amphibian Migration from the pond at Charterhouse. More information here.

Tues 26 March, 10am – 12pm, Amphibian Explorers – older children (age 8+). More information here.

Fri 26 April, 7.00 – 8.00pm, Amphibian torchlight survey at the pond. More information here.

Thurs 25 April, 8.00 – 9.30pm, Bat walk and talk. More information here.

Mon 29 April, 8.30 – 9.30pm, Mammals, moths and mushrooms night-time survey. More information here.


Useful information

  • Assistance dogs are welcome
  • Dedicated blue badge parking within the car park

Find us

By foot
You can find us on foot less than one mile from the city centre, either by walking through London Road Cemetery: Paxton’s Arboretum and across London Road, or by using the back entrance through the alleyway between 229 and 231 Humber Avenue, CV1 2AQ.

By train
We’re just a 20 minute (1 mile walk) or a short taxi ride from Coventry train station.

By bus
You can jump on the X18 (Stagecoach bus) to Stratford from Stop TS2 near Sainsbury’s in Coventry city centre, arriving on London Road right by the entrance to Charterhouse in just 10 minutes. The X18 runs every 30 minutes.

Alternatively, you can catch the 3 (National Express Coventry bus) towards Warwickshire Shopping Park from Cross Cheaping (Stop BS6) in Coventry city centre, arriving at Humber Avenue on London Road right by the back entrance to Charterhouse in just 7 minutes. The 3 runs every 15 minutes.

By car
We have a large car park available for Charterhouse visitors just off London Road (A4114).

Note: car parking charges have been recently introduced at Charterhouse car park. However, parking is free for visitors to Charterhouse and for this event if you register on arrival at reception. See parking for more information.

Sat Nav destination: CV1 2JR

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