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Get set for an autumn adventure and enjoy 1300 acres of wetland paradise. See wildlife on the move as winter migration begins.

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.

Discover our wild wonders

Enjoy the welcome return of our winter migrants and a spectacular swan flight at dusk.

Wintry walks in the Washes

Fantastic Fenland skies, take in the ever changing skyscapes.

Lovely Lady Fen

Flocks in their thousands fill the water, land and sky. Download walk map.

Photographer’s dream

Take close ups of birds and wetland wildlife with stunning backdrops

Meet the regulars

Be entertained by the flurry of activity around the bird feeders

Wonderful wildlife

Enjoy flocks of wading birds like golden plover, lapwing and black-tailed godwit

Discover our autumn wildlife

A world of wetland nature awaits you at Welney Wetland Centre. With our mosaic of habitats, there’s always a star species on show.


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Thank you.