Plan a visit

Opening times

Rye Meads Nature Reserve: the visitor centre, car park and toilets are open every day, except Christmas Day and Boxing Day from 09:00 to 17:00 or dusk if earlier

Stanstead Innings: open all year round

How to get here

Rye Meads Nature Reserve
The nearest postcode is SG12 8JS, for sat nav. please use EN11 0EH

By bus: to Rye Park Estate, Hoddesdon and walk towards the train station.
By train: the nearest train station is Rye House on the Liverpool Street line (5 minute walk)
By car: from Hoddesdon follow Rye Road towards Rye House train station, pass the station and go over bridge.  Follow signs to Rye Meads Visitors Centre.


Stanstead Innings
Marsh Lane
Stanstead Abbotts
Hertfordshire SG12 8HL

By bus: routes C3, 351 and 524, Abbotts Rise bus stop (5 minute walk)
By train: the nearest station is St. Margarets on the Liverpool Street line (15 minute walk)
By car: Stanstead Innings is accessed via Marsh Lane from the B181
Car park opening times:
Month Open time Close time
April  09:15 19:30
May 09:15 20:30
June - August 09:15 21:00
September 09:15 20:30
October 09:15 19:30
November 09:15 18:30
December - March 09:15 17:30



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