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Washington Wetland Centre

Discover a safe haven of wide open spaces bursting with wetland nature. Fill your lungs with fresh air, stretch your legs and get ready to explore our extraordinary wetland paradise, whatever the weather!


Get set for an autumn adventure and enjoy 105 acres of wetland paradise. See wildlife on the move as winter migration begins.

Please check local guidelines before booking

We take safety very seriously and have gone to great lengths to make WWT Washington a safe environment. Please check the latest government advice before travelling to visit us and help keep everyone safe.

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Your wetland centre

Get closer to nature than ever at Washington

This season's highlights

With wide-open spaces and wetlands full of the sights and sounds of nature, there's plenty to see and do.

Flamboyant flamingos

Feast your eyes on our fabulous flock of colourful Chilean flamingos

Marvellous mammals

Meet our adorable otters and enjoy watching their cheeky antics

Adventure awaits

Enjoy our outdoor adventure play area, perfect for children of all ages.

"Absolutely wonderful day out enjoying the wetlands, stretching our legs and soaking in all of the sights and sounds of nature. We felt completely safe from start to finish.”

- Washington visitor, via Facebook -

WWT is the charity that protects wetlands and wildlife

Your support, through visiting, membership or donation, is what makes this happen.

Thank you.