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.

Join

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

Find out more

Summer wildlife

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

Find out more

Wetland Explorers

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

Find out more

Visit the NEW Learning Zone

A one stop shop for unforgettable
outdoor learning experiences.

Find out more

What's on

Giant LEGO Brick Animal Trail

Giant LEGO Brick Animal Trail

The Giant LEGO Brick Animal Trail returns to WWT Caerlaverock!

Find out more
Bugs Trail

Bugs Trail

Learn about the different bugs you can find on the reserve in summer.

Find out more
'Marsh Song' Exhibition

'Marsh Song' Exhibition

Exhibition of artwork inspired by Caerlaverock, by local artist Anne Butler.

Find out more
View all events

You might also like

Live webcam

Watch all the action live, 10am - 5pm.

Find out more

Spectacular wildlife

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

Find out more

Stay in our farmhouse

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

Find out more