Due to ongoing UK AI restrictions, visitors are not allowed to feed our birds for now. Many thanks for your continued patience.

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Get set for acres of adventure-filled wetlands bustling with life this spring. There’s no better place to take in the sights and sounds of nature.

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.

Dramatic displays

Watch common tern perform fantastic aerial displays

Marvellous mammals

Meet our adorable otters and enjoy watching their cheeky antics. Find out more.

Adventure awaits

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

Seek out some special places

Discover our sparkling lakes, ponds and lagoons and the wildlife that call them home

Capture wild beauty

Take crisp close ups of birds and other wetland creatures against stunning wetland backdrops

Wetland Wellbeing

Breathe deep, de-stress and enjoy wide open spaces

Discover our wildlife

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