WWT - Wetlands for life

Our Wetland Centres

We have nine wetland centres across the UK, so hopefully there’s one near you.

Find your nearest centre

Visit wwt-arundel


A picture-book setting bordered by woodlands and the River Arun and overlooked by the dramatic Arundel Castle. A crystal clear water source feeds reed beds and nurtures wildlife.

Visit wwt-caerlaverock


1,400 acres of wilderness on the north Solway coast famous for vast flocks of visiting winter birds. In the summer, explore rolling meadows and watch barn owls and ospreys.

Visit wwt-castle-espie

Castle Espie

Situated on the spectacular Strangford Lough, visitors can enjoy a magical mix of estuary views, tidal lagoons, woodland walks, salt marshes and reed beds.

Visit wwt-llanelli


Located on the scenic Burry Inlet, Llanelli is an idyllic array of lakes, scrapes, streams and lagoons. The estuary attracts thousands of wild birds viewable from a panoramic tower.

Visit wwt-london


A 44 hectare mosaic of recreated wetland habitat, including reed beds, grazing marsh and wet woodland, that teems with wildlife and is located in the heart of the city.

Visit wwt-martin-mere

Martin Mere

Wilderness and family-friendliness combine to bring you spectacular wetlands, home to over 100 species of waterbirds, and attractions such as a beaver lodge and eco-garden.

Visit wwt-slimbridge


WWT’s first wetland centre is located on the shores of the Severn estuary. Beautiful walks and close-up encounters with birds from around the world will make it a day to remember.

Visit wwt-washington


Situated on the banks of the River Wear, the centre gets its distinctive feel from groves of ancient woodland. The reed beds are a haven for reed buntings, dragonflies and other wildlife.

Visit wwt-welney


Located over 1,000 acres of the north Ouse Washes – Britain’s largest area of seasonally flooded land and the magical setting for mass gatherings of thousands of waterbirds.

ArundelVisit Arundel

West Sussex

BN18 9PB

CaerlaverockVisit Caerlaverock



Castle EspieVisit Castle Espie

County Down

BT23 6EA

LlanelliVisit Llanelli


SA14 9SH

LondonVisit London


SW13 9WT

Martin MereVisit Martin Mere


L40 0TA

SlimbridgeVisit Slimbridge



WashingtonVisit Washington

Tyne & Wear

NE38 8LE

WelneyVisit Welney


PE14 9TN


Enjoy the wonders of wetland wildlife without having to get your feet muddy (unless you want to!).

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Wetland Centres are fantastic locations for photographers, whether you are a beginner or professional.

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Discover all the benefits of group bookings for an unforgettable experienece to a Wetland Centre.

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Explore the unique features that make all nine WWT wetland centres accessible to people with disabilities.

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