Southport Eco Visitor Centre

Eco centreThe Southport Eco Centre is sited on the Esplanade Park and Ride site, close to Southport's famous seafront.

It was designed, built and equipped with the environment in mind, including exciting renewable technologies and green design features. It also hosts a multiple award-winning education facility delivering sessions to students from all over the North West region and beyond.


Eco centre interiorA wide range of topic based visits are available including innovative learning in outdoor settings. All the visits are cross curricular and linked to National Curriculum attainment targets across a wide range of subject areas.

New days are continuously being developed and bespoke lesson plans can be devised to complement and support topic based planning.

Courses include:

  • Energy Choices
  • Renewable Energy
  • Coastal Change
  • Habitats/Biodiversity
  • Local Area Studies
  • Eco Journalism
  • River Estuaries
  • Water Cycle and Conservation
  • Alternative Transport
  • Waste Minimisation
  • Global Dimension

For more information or to get in touch, visit the Eco Centre website or download our Education Guide. 

Eco Centre Education Guide (pdf 2.16MB)

Last Updated on 11 August 2017