WWT

Caerlaverock Wetland Centre

A rugged and beautiful destination offering open space and tranquil wildlife watching. Wander through wildflower meadows spotting orchids, butterflies and dragonflies, or see our winter migration spectacle.

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Join Caerlaverock Wetland Centre today and enjoy unlimited free entry all year.

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Summer wildlife

Discover the summer magic of Caerlaverock, from butterflies and dragonflies in the wildflower meadow, to hares and badgers down the avenues.

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Wetland Explorers

There are loads of exciting wetland challenges waiting for you including pond dipping, scavenger hunts, willow crafts and a nest building challenge.

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Visit the NEW Learning Zone

A one stop shop for unforgettable
outdoor learning experiences.

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What's on

Wetland Explorers

Wetland Explorers

Here’s your chance to become a Wetland Explorer!

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Wild Goose Weekend

Wild Goose Weekend

Join us to celebrate the return of the wild geese to the Solway!

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Stories in the Yurt

Stories in the Yurt

Sit in our cosy yurt and listen to a nature related story told by one of our engaging storytellers.

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Dragonflies

We've been named a Dragonfly Hotspot by the British Dragonfly Society. Come and find out why!

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Spectacular wildlife

Our nature reserve provides fantastic wildlife watching from the comfort of excellent hides.

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Stay in our farmhouse

Stay in our farmhouse and (depending on time of year) watch badgers and 1000s of wild birds from your window.

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Latest sightings

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