WWT Welney Wetland Centre


WWT Welney Wetland Centre,
Hundred Foot Bank,
Nr. Wisbech,
England PE14 9TN

T: 01353 860711
E: info.welney@wwt.org.uk

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

Opening Times:

Open 7 days a week, except 25 December

Winter (Mon 29 October - Sun 24 February 2013)
Mon, Tue, Wed - 10.00am to 5.00pm.
Thur to Sun - 10.00am to 8.00pm

Summer (25 February - 27th October)
9.30am to 5.00pm.

Occasionally, during the winter months, the A1101 between Welney village and Suspension bridge is flooded affecting parts of the reserve. Regular updates will be posted on the official website.

See official website for confirmation.

Admission Price:

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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.

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WWT Welney Wetland Centre

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Welney Wetland Centre is the place to watch one of nature’s most magical sights – the winter gathering of up to 9,000 swans and ducks arriving from the Arctic.

But the centre isn’t just a winter destination, with vast flocks of wetlands wildlife to spot throughout the year - including summer waders, dragonflies and avocets – and stunning walks along the Ouse Washes.

WWT Live streaming webcams.

Identify WWT Ducks and other Wildfowl.


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

Arriving by car:

Welney Wetland Centre is located 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, signposted Ten Mile Bank.

Occasionally, the A1101 between Welney Village and Suspension Bridge floods and is closed to cars. Under such circumstances, access to WWT Welney is always possible from Ely or Downham Market, off the A10.

AA route planner to plan your route.

SatNav postcode is: PE14 9TN


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