Get up close to Ireland's largest collection of native and exotic waterbirds, bats and migrant birds whilst taking in stunning estuary views.
Join Castle Espie Wetland Centre todayand enjoy unlimited free entry all year.
Winter sees birds fly in from colder climes.Find out what's been spotted and how youcan see it at Castle Espie Wetland Centre.
A one stop shop for unforgettableoutdoor learning experiences.
Northern Ireland’s only GIANT LEGO® brick wetland animal trail returns to Castle Espie this spring!
Ikebana, translated as ‘giving life to flowers’ is a beautiful, often strikingly minimalist art form where nature and humanity are brought together. It is steeped in the philosophy of developing closeness with nature.
Put on your wellies, get outside and have a splashing time this February half term
And save 10% on admission tickets
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Visit Castle Espie Wetland Centre and experience a day out like no other.
Discover what wonderful wildlife has been spotted this season.
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WWT Castle Espie, 78 Ballydrain Road, Co Down, N Ireland, BT23 6EA
028 9187 4146