Please note that we will be closed Mon 14 - Fri 18, Mon 21 & Tue 22 October. This is due to road closures in Slimbridge village. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. We are open as usual on the weekends.


Welly Boot Land is open but has no running water. We apologise for any inconvenience.


Plan your visit

Everything you need to know for a great day out. Plan your day from start to finish with our comprehensive guide. Find directions, opening times, what's on the day you visit, our food and drink offer and where you can pick up a treat to take home.

Get the most out of your day

There's so much to see at Slimbridge Wetland Centre, we want you to enjoy it to the full. Here you'll find all you need to plan the perfect day.


Opening times

We're open 7 days a week, 364 days a year and there's always something to see and do.

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Buy your tickets online and save 10% or become a member and visit for free.

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Be it by car, train or on foot, find us fast with our detailed directions.

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Eat, drink, shop

Relax in the cafe while enjoying the view and pick up a souvenir or two.

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We hope you have a great day with us

We hope you have a great day with us Our Wetland Centres are designed to give you an unforgettable experience getting close to nature. Your safety is paramount, as is the safety of the wildlife at our Wetland Centres. To ensure everyone has a safe and enjoyable day, we have terms and conditions of entry that everyone needs to observe. Read our terms