Washington Wetland Centre

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Explore a diverse mix of wetland, woodland and wildlife reserve at WWT Washington Wetland Centre. Set in 45 hectares on the banks of the River Wear, our vibrant site is home to exotic waterbirds, wild waders, beautiful scenery and so much more.

Whatever the season, there's always something to fascinate, inspire and engage people with the wonders of wetland birds and their habitats.

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Car

The centre is located just five minutes from the A1(M) and two minutes from the A19, off the A1231 Washington Highway. You can follow the brown tourist signs to the centre from the A195, A19, A182 and A1231.

Bus

Regular buses travel to WWT Washington from Washington town centre, Sunderland, Newcastle, Durham, South Shields and Chester-le-Street. Ask for the Waterview Park stop.

Train

Sunderland rail station is a 15-minute car/bus ride away, while Newcastle and Durham stations are about 10 minutes further afield.

Metro

The regions underground Metro train service has stations with direct bus links to Washington town centre. These can be found in Sunderland (Park Lane Interchange), Newcastle (Haymarket or Eldon Square), Gateshead (Gateshead Interchange) and Heworth.

Admission

Opening times (November - March):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
09:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:3009:30 - 16:30

Opening times (April - October):
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
09:30 - 17:3009:30 - 17:3009:30 - 17:3009:30 - 17:3009:30 - 17:3009:30 - 17:3009:30 - 17:30

Prices:
AdultOAPChild (4-16)Family
£6.64£5.14£3.36£18.00

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Contact

Address: WWT Washington Wetland Centre, Pattinson, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE38 8LE, UK
Phone: +44 191 416 5454
Email: info.washington@wwt.org.uk
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