London Pass BlogBack to Blog
Sir David Attenborough to appear at one of top London attractions
Published: Monday 19th of April 2010
One of the top London attractions for wildlife is set to play host to one of the foremost experts in the natural world: Sir David Attenborough.
Visitors will have two opportunities to see Sir David giving a special talk, as he will be appearing at London Wetland Centre on May 26th and 28th.
He is appearing at the facility to tie in with its 10th anniversary celebrations, having opened the centre on May 26th 2000.
The London Wetland Centre website suggests it is an especially fitting time to be celebrating the anniversary, what with 2010 being the International Year of Biodiversity.
"Over the past decade the centre has become a magnet for over 180 species of birds plus small mammals, plants, amphibians, reptiles and insects," it stated.
London Wetland Centre, which is situated in Barnes, has been described by BBC television's wildlife expert Chris Packham as "one of the most important conservation projects of the past century".
Posted by Michael Edwards
Follow The London Pass blog to learn about the latest news with attractions, sights and sightseeing events in the city. As well as useful tips, hints and advice for visitors to the city and how to make the most of your sightseeing time in London. We hope you enjoy…
Thursday 28th of February 2013 London attractions: Eton College gives fascnating insight into British education
Wednesday 27th of February 2013 London attractions: Benjamin Franklin House gives visitors a taste of the past
Wednesday 27th of February 2013 London attractions: Relax with a Thames River Cruise
Tuesday 26th of February 2013 London attractions: Guard’s museum teams up with Royal Armouries
Tuesday 26th of February 2013 London attractions: Wernher Collection is good for both nature lovers and art enthusiasts
Monday 25th of February 2013 BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir shows the diversity of London
Monday 25th of February 2013 There are plenty of things to do in London for people of all ages, and kids in particular are spoilt...
Monday 25th of February 2013 London is undoubtedly a historical city, and visitors to the English capital will find they can hardly...
Monday 25th of February 2013 There are plenty of fantastic London attractions to explore on a trip to the capital, but many of...
Sunday 24th of February 2013 Cycle your way around top London attractions
Saturday 23rd of February 2013 London Attractions: Take a walk on the wild side with London Zoo