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WWT Welney Wetland Centre

WWT Welney Wetland Centre

Address

Hundred Foot Bank,
Welney,
Wisbech,
Norfolk,
PE14 9TN

Also at this Venue

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 27 May - Sun 4 Jun Pond dipping competition
Sat 5 Aug - Sun 3 Sep LEGO Brick Animal Trail

Details

WWT Welney is a winter haven for thousands of migratory swans and ducks. In summer enjoy tranquil wildlife walks and new dragonfly pond area. Year-round events and activities for all. Eco-friendly visitor centre with cafe, gift shop and discover area to explore. See website for special group-only evening swan feed experiences.

GROUP TRAVEL FACILITIES:
Group sizes - min 12, max 60, coach parking on site, driver / organiser incentives, pre-booking essential, guided group tours, conference facilities, shop, full catering facilities. Accessibility - lifts in visitor centre; ramps on reserve to some hides; small areas of reserve inaccessible to wheelchair users.

SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 4 hours.

MEALS: 60 covers.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site cateringPicnic sitePublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Opening details

March - October: 9.30am - 5pm; November - February: Mon - Wed 10am - 5pm, Thu - Sun 10am - 8pm. Closed Christmas Day.

Prices

2012 GROUP RATES:

Adults £6.10, seniors £4.65, children £3.05

Directions

See location of WWT Welney Wetland Centre on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 546944  Lat: 52.52587 Long: 0.27784

By Road:
WWT Welney Wetland Centre is 12 miles north of Ely, 26 miles north of Cambridge and 33 miles east of Peterborough. It is 2 miles south of Welney village - turning off the A1101 at the New Bedford Suspension Bridge, signed Ten Mile Bank. Occasionally the A1101 is flooded between Welney village and the Suspension Bridge - and is closed to cars. Under such circumstances, access to WWT Welney Wetland Centre is always possible from Ely or Downham Market, off the A10.

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality