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We are closed until further notice

Posted on 22 Mar 2020

Updated: 22 March at 08:30

We have taken the difficult decision to close Castle Espie Wetland Centre to all visitors until further notice.

We have done our best to stay open as somewhere for you to get fresh air and a dose of nature, things that are more important than ever during this difficult time.

However, our overriding concern is keeping everyone safe and healthy in light of the current guidance on social distancing.

Rest assured that throughout the closure, we will continue to care for our birds and animals.

Whilst our Castle Espie Wetland Centre is closed to the public, WWT continues working behind the scenes, and we will be stepping up our online content to help those of you who find yourselves suddenly responsible for your children’s education, to give you ideas for things to do in the home and garden and, importantly, to keep you connected to nature.

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