WWT Washington Wetland Centre


WWT Washington Wetland Centre,
Tyne and Wear,
England NE38 8LE

T: 0191 416 5454
F: 0191 416 5801
E: info.washington@wwt.org.uk

Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) website.
WWT Washington website.

Opening Times:

Open 7 days a week, except 25 December

Winter (November to March)
9.30am to 4.30pm (last admission an hour before closing).

Summer (April to October)
9.30am to 5.30pm (last admission an hour before closing).

See official website for confirmation.

Admission Price:

Please Click here for admission prices.

Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult

or become a member today.

See official website for confirmation.

Below are many different species of wildfowl (listed alphabetically):

     A-B    C-F    G-L    M-R    S-Z   

or you can find different species on the Wildfowl Identification pages.

Search for All Types of Duck Species.

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WWT Washington Wetland Centre

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WWT Washington Wetland Centre offers unforgettable nose-to-beak bird encounters. Its varied landscape of wetlands, meadows and woodlands is home to ducks, geese, waders, flamingos, cranes, herons, frogs, bats and even goats!

See Hawaiian Geese, Chilean Flamingos, Wigeon, Goldeneye, Barnacle Geese, Avocets, Curlews, and much more!

WWT Live streaming webcams.

Identify WWT Ducks and other Wildfowl.


The Google map above should help you to locate WWT Washington Wetland Centre and allows you to zoom in for more detail or switch to satellite view.

Arriving by car:

The centre is located 10 minutes from the A1M (south bound - take junction 65 and follow signs for the A1231 to Sunderland, then follow the brown duck signs; north bound - take junction 64 and do the same) and two minutes from the A19 (take the A1231 exit and follow signs towards Gateshead, then follow the brown duck signs). You can follow the brown duck signs to the centre from the A195, A19, A182 and A1231. There is extensive free parking.

AA route planner to plan your route.

SatNav postcode is: NE38 8LE


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