WWT Slimbridge

Welcome to Slimbridge Wetland Centre

From birdwatchers to families there is plenty to discover all year round. Enjoy amazing wildlife up-close. With experiences to suit all ages offering access to a huge variety of wildlife, it is no surprise we are an award-winning day out!

Travel Advice – Slimbridge Drainage Improvement Scheme
11 September – 17 November
(no work or road closures will be in place for autumn half-term 23 - 27 October)
Gloucestershire County Council are undertaking a scheme to renew and repair the highways drainage system in Slimbridge this autumn. During the planned works there will be diversion routes in place and/or a manned stop and go system at certain times/dates. During the road closures and diversions, we understand that the alternative routes are suitable for cars and minibuses only. Please allow a little extra time for your journey when visiting us during the roadworks and for up to date information and advice, please read more here.

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Visit Slimbridge Wetland Centre and experience a day out like no other. There really is something for everyone.

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Amazing wildlife

Our nature reserve provides fantastic wildlife watching and here we provide regular updates on what you can see.

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There's always something extra going on at Slimbridge, from workshops and talks to expert led walks.

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Every month we film the best highlights from Slimbridge. From birds to mammals and amphibians.

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