Due to the latest government coronavirus lockdown restrictions, WWT Slimbridge is closed until further notice. See here for more information.

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We have a selection of hot and cold food, snacks, drinks and ice cream available for you to enjoy with us and fuel your wetland adventure.

The Kingfisher Kitchen is now open daily from 10.00am - 4.00pm. We are serving breakfast from 10 – 11.30am, lunch from 11.30- 3pm and Hot Drinks and Cake from 3-4pm for sit down service inside the restaurant only. Please note, the Kingfisher Kitchen will be closed on 19, 20, 21, 22 December for our Santa event.

We also have takeaway hot and cold beverages, crisps, snacks, hot pasties, cakes and ice-cream available at the Riverlife kiosk. The Welly Boot Land kiosk is now closed for the winter. Please check the opening times of the kiosk at admissions on the day of your visit.

You’re welcome to bring your own food and drink and make use of our picnic areas. We’ve spaced the benches out to keep you safe.


Browse gorgeous gifts, books, toys and bird care in our shop.

When you shop with us you are helping create a world where healthy wetland nature thrives and enriches lives. Our shop is open between 10am to 5pm every day.

Face coverings - due to new government guidance, visitors over the age of 10 will need to wear a face covering in all indoor areas such as visitor centres, cafes, shops, toilet blocks and hides (unless medically exempt). For more information on when to wear a face covering and who is exempt please see the official government guidance.