The east side of our site will be closed as we carry out essential erosion works at Window on the Wear, including installing riverbank defences. This work starts on Monday 13 January for approx 3 weeks.


We're open 7 days a week, 364 days a year and there's always something to see and do!

WWT Washington is open 7 days a week, 364 days a year (only closed on 25 December). We recommend allowing three hours for a full visit.

Winter (November to March)
9.30am to 4.30pm (last admission 3.30pm)
9:30am to 2pm Christmas Eve (last admission 1pm)
Closed Christmas Day (25 December)

Summer (April to October)
9.30am to 5.30pm (last admission 4.30pm)