To protect the health and wellbeing of our flamingos, they will be undercover over the winter. There also won’t be hand-feeding birds for a while due to government requirements. Thank you for understanding.

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Welcome to

Washington Wetland Centre

Our wetlands are bustling with the arrival of overwintering birds. Join us and immerse yourself in the beauty of autumn, come rain or shine.

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For peace of mind, reserve your tickets and pay in advance online.

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Your wetland centre

Get closer to nature than ever at Washington

Things to see and do

There's plenty to see and do at Washington Wetland Centre, here are a few of our favourites...

Dramatic displays

Watch flocks of black-tailed godwit, curlew and teal gather

Marvellous mammals

Meet our adorable otters and enjoy watching their cheeky antics

Adventure awaits

Crunch leaves underfoot, splash in puddles and turn sticks into play things

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WWT is the charity that protects wetlands and wildlife

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

Thank you.