image for Visitor Centre item typeOutdoor Learning Area at Renewi: The Education Centre

Visitor Centre, next open Tue 1 Jan 2019 - Fri 31 Dec 2100, free entry

The Education Centre

The Education Centre


South Kirkby Business Park,
Brigantian Way,
South Kirkby,


The Education Centre is an interactive learning experience where visitors can discover the world of waste and recycling. Visitors get an opportunity to see our world-class facilities in the safety of our Education Centre.

This memorable experience encourages visitors to be the driving force behind the sustainable ethos in their everyday life.

Even more fantastic, our Education Centre activities are FREE!

The experience is available to all visitors, including those with special educational needs, who live in the Wakefield authority area. We can accommodate a maximum of 30 visitors per visit.

For more information, to request a booking form or to arrange a visit, please contact our Education Team at or call directly on 01977 624678.

Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Guided tours for groups

Opening details

Season Dates Opening Hours
Tue 1 Jan 2019 - Fri 31 Dec 2100 Mon - Fri 09:00 to 17:00
Closed Bank Holidays


Free entry



See location of Renewi: The Education Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 444118  Lat: 53.60098 Long: -1.33018

Follow signs for the Household Waste Recycling Centre. Nearest motorway is A1(M), Barnsdale Bar junction

Parking: free


  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups