WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Slimbridge

4.5
Explore 324 hectares (800 acres) of world-class wetlands set against the backdrop of the Severn Estuary. WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre is home to a wealth of resident and migratory wildlife from all over the world. Take a guided walk to learn more about the Slimbridge Wetlands, its history, the center's conservation work, and the wildlife. Tours take place once a day, so check the events board when you arrive at the center to find out where and when to meet. Be sure to also check times for talks and special events taking place, such as otter talks and the wild bird feed. Get up close to the birds and pick up some grain to offer them at exhibits where feeding is permitted. The Water Edge restaurant is an ideal place to relax after your walk around the grounds. The restaurant offers views of the Caribbean flamingos and, weather permitting, the picnic tables on the terrace allow you to get even closer to them. Binoculars can be hired from the reception, and you can visit the In Focus Shop on site if you’d like to purchase your own equipment. Add WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre and other attractions to your Slimbridge trip itinerary using our Slimbridge online tour itinerary planner.
Create an itinerary including WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre Reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
1,347 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We visited Slimbridge Wetlands Centre yesterday for the first time time and were absolutely amazed at what a brilliant day out in was. It exceeded all expectations. The staff were all friendly, the...  more »
  • Great to go back and enjoy a day in this haven. A lot of effort has gone into making the whole area safe with one-way systems and restrictions in the hides. The summer walkway was fabulous and they.....  more »

Plan your trip to Slimbridge

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Slimbridge

Side trips from Slimbridge

4.6
Duration: 4 hours
4.4
Duration: 8 hours
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
4.1
Duration: 3 hours