A view across the rolling hills of the South Downs.

The Devils Dyke, Fulking, South Downs National Park, East Sussex, England, UK - Guy Edwardes/2020VISION

The South Downs National Park - Talk

Location: Ely Musuem, Vernon Cross Room, Ely Musuem, Vernon Cross Room, Market Street, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4LS
Discover the beautiful landscapes and wildlife of The South Downs, England's newest National Park.

Event details


7.45pm - 9.30pm
Local group
A static map of The South Downs National Park - Talk

About the event

The South Downs is England's newest National Park. 1600km2 in extent, it includes a wealth of different habitats, including chalk grassland, ancient woodland, heath and the iconic, gin-clear, chalk streams. Containing a number of nature reserves, it is home to numerous species, including Nightjar, Nightingale, Smooth Snake, Water Vole, Brown Trout and Brook Lamprey.  Geof Lee will be our guide to this beautiful, fascinating and wildlife-rich landscape.


Phone number

01353 661339



Suitable for

Adults, Experts, Beginners

Know before you go


Guide dogs only


Suitable for people with limited mobility

Wheelchair access

Suitable for wheelchair users

Hearing loop


Parking information

Use East Cambs District Council car-Park accessed from Nutholt Lane

Bicycle parking

Bike rack near entrance


Disabled toilet

Contact us

Will Burdett
Contact number: 01353 661339

Events with Ely Local Group