Bing's Nature Explorers

Learn all about wetland nature and wildlife with a little help from Bing and his friends.

Join Bing and Flop to become a Nature Explorer with activity trails, storytelling, character appearances and much more.

New experiences around every corner:

  • Activity trails – Follow Bing’s Nature Explorers trail to discover fun-filled challenges and amazing wildlife facts. Be sure to pick up a map at the start and collect your sticker once you’ve completed the trail.
  • Storytelling – Enjoy a Bing story with an interactive storytelling session at 12.45pm. Storytelling will be on everyday of the Easter holidays (23rd March-14th April) then on weekends only until 2 June.These will take place in our North America exhibit or in the Pond Zone - depending on weather conditions.
  • Character appearances | 23 March - 14 April & 26 May - 2 June at 10am-10.30am, 12pm-12.30pm, 2.30pm-3pm. Meet Bing and Flop and snap a photo of your time together. Meet and Greets are not ticketed events, we will do our best to get everyone through to meet Bing and Flop but recommend coming early to avoid disappointment. Meet and Greets take place in the Cinema.

  • Mini shows | 23 March - 14 April & 26 May - 2 June at 11-11.20am, 1.30-1.50pm, 3.30-3.50pm. Join Bing, Flop and one of our WWT team for a mini show where you can learn all about wildlife and wetlands. Shows last approximately 20 minutes. Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis from our Admissions desk on the day of the show only. We can reserve front row seats for accessible seating so please make the Admissions team aware of any accessibility requirements when reserving your tickets. Mini shows take place in the Cinema.
  • Relaxed mini show: On Monday 8 April, the 3.30pm. Sound and light levels will be lowered and visitors are welcome to join in however and whenever they want to, we only ask that the stage remains clear. Tickets will be available from the admissions desk from late-morning. Please note accessible seating in the cinema is limited to the front row only.
  • Gifts and toys – Want to take the fun home with you? Visit our shop for a range of Bing gifts and toys.

Tickets: There will be no online ticketing for Meet and Greets and Mini shows. The Meet & Greets are un-ticketed, the queue staff will monitor the queue and close it when needed. The Mini Shows will only have tickets available from the admissions desk and are first come, first served on the day.

Cost: All activities are included in admission ticket or free for WWT members. Just turn up on the day or if you are not a WWT member and would like to pre-book:

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