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Wildlife spotting hints and tips
30 Nov 2020

Wildlife spotting hints and tips

Here's some really useful hints and tips for you to make the most of your time here when spotting wildlife. ...

Fungi survey - Nov 2020
16 Nov 2020

Fungi survey - Nov 2020

Fungi is fascinating, and it's literally everywhere you look, especially in woodlands and damp outdoor areas. Our team have recently undertaken a fungus survey around our site and among the common fungi that we see quite regularly such as common and shagg...

WWT Washington open during lockdown 2.0
12 Nov 2020

WWT Washington open during lockdown 2.0

We're remaining open during the second national lockdown, allowing visitors the chance to enjoy a peaceful walk in nature. ...

CALL & COLLECT -  Shop animal care products
11 Nov 2020

CALL & COLLECT - Shop animal care products

If you'd like to order from this range and support WWT Washington, please give us a call on 0191 4165454 (Mon-Fri 11am - 3.30pm) to purchase and arrange a collection time. ...

Tree mast year
10 Nov 2020

Tree mast year

This year is known as a 'mast year' - a year when trees produce a bumper crop of fruits and nuts, which can have huge benefits for wildlife. Here's a few hints and tips of what to look for and which wildlife has been enjoying nature's buffet...

Lockdown opening - key information Nov 2020
05 Nov 2020

Lockdown opening - key information Nov 2020

A walk in nature is what everyone needs right now, and we're pleased to be able to stay open during this new lockdown. There are some restrictions to allow us to stay within government guidance... ...

Why Wetlands competition winner announced!
19 Oct 2020

Why Wetlands competition winner announced!

With dozens of entries of fantastic art, poetry, collages and more, we're thrilled to announce the winner of our why wetlands competition...

Fall for WWT Washington this autumn
13 Oct 2020

Fall for WWT Washington this autumn

Wetlands make the perfect place to safely escape the everyday and appreciate one of nature’s greatest shows - autumn!...

Tree works - October 2020
12 Oct 2020

Tree works - October 2020

Essential tree works will be commencing on Monday 12 October 2020 ...

Little egret citizen survey - the results
15 Sep 2020

Little egret citizen survey - the results

Key information from the survey that visitors helped piece together!...

Why Wetlands Competition
03 Aug 2020

Why Wetlands Competition

A summer competition inspired by your visit to Washington Wetland Centre!...

WWT Washington accredited with 'We're Good to Go' stamp of approval
18 Jul 2020

WWT Washington accredited with 'We're Good to Go' stamp of approval

We’re Good To Go! At Washington Wetland Centre the safety of our visitors, staff and volunteers is a priority and we are delighted to say that we have been accredited with the “We’re Good to Go” stamp of approval. “We’re Good To Go” is a U...

Washington re-opening information
11 Jun 2020

Washington re-opening information

Information to help you plan your visit at WWT Washington...

Coronavirus - latest statement
03 Jun 2020

Coronavirus - latest statement

We are pleased to announce that Washington Wetland Centre will re-open on Wednesday 10 June ...

World Wetlands Day 2020
31 Jan 2020

World Wetlands Day 2020

Celebrate World Wetlands Day this Sunday!...