Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

The National Trust's oldest nature reserve, and England's most famous fen

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Things to see and do

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

What's on

Upcoming events

Wild Art

Tue 16 Feb 2016
Come and create some wild art using natural Wicken Fen materials

Family Campfire Cooking

Wed 17 Feb 2016
Cook a delicious 3 course meal in our homemade mud ovens

Go Wild: Introduction to Geocaching

Thu 18 Feb 2016
A taster session for families who are interested in Geocaching

Mucky Pups - Mad March Hares

Wed 09 Mar 2016
Seasonal fun, craft and adventure for under 5's.

Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 25 Mar 2016
Follw the Easter Trail to claim your Cadbury's chocolate prize

Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt

Tue 29 Mar 2016
Come and discover the minibeasts that live at Wicken Fen
Wicken Fen Nature Reserve


Wicken Fen - Bittern


Wicken Fen is home to some of our rarest and most endangered species. Discover more about Wicken's amazing wildlife

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Our work

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Eating and shopping

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Get involved

Volunteer driving a tractor


We have a range of volunteering opportunities from rangers, bike hire and learning assistants, visitor reception assistants to Fen Cottage guides.

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve


Wicken Fen - School Visit


School children will love a day out in nature's outdoor classroom, start planning your visit now.

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Join or give

Konik ponies at Wicken Fen galloping towards the camera

Sponsor our Konik ponies 

They're cute and and are creating new habitats for Wicken's amazing wildlife - now you can sponsor Wicken's Konik ponies for just £25