Heartbeat Health Walk

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Every Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00am

Join the Wicken Fen Walking for Health group for a 1 hour  (3-4 mile) stroll around our local countryside.

Dogs on leads welcome.

Free event - meet in main car-park.


In the footsteps of Wicken's scientists

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1 September - 24 October

A self guided trail to discover the intriguing scientists associated with Wicken's fascinating past.

Trail guides available from the Visitor Centre

Normal admission applies.

Walk with a Ranger

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Wednesdays 10 Sept - 22 Oct, 2:30- 3:30pm

Join a member of the Wicken Ranger Team for an a guided walk around the fen.

Free event - normal admission applies.


Walk the Fens

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Saturday 18 October, 1:30pm

Join us for an afternoon five mile walk exploring our local fenland countryside. 

Please note this is a social walk with a leader rather than a guided walk.

Reserve your place by calling the Visitor Centre on 01353 720274.

Dogs on leads welcome.


Barefoot Walk

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Saturday 25 October, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Lose the shoes and bring the family to experience a new way of walking at Wicken.

The Barefoot trail with activities and challenges along the way will take around 30 minutes to complete.

Trails (£2 per child) available from the Visitor Centre.


Half-term events

Children get creative at Powis Castle

For half-term we have Autumn Adventure on Tuesday 28  and Batty Halloween on Friday 31 October.

Tickets £4.75 per child available on 0844 249 1895 or via highlighted links.

Advanced booking essential.


Christmas decorations

Christmas wishes at Chirk Castle

Friday 21 or Saturday 22 November, 10am or 1.30pm

Learn how to use willow & rush to make traditional Christmas decorations.

Tickets £18 on 0844 249 1895 or online.

Advanced booking essential.

Father Christmas

Father Christmas popping into Wicken Fen

Sat & Sun, 6 - 21 December

Come and see Father Christmas in his secret grotto on the Fen.

Tickets £6.95 per child - includes present.

Advanced booking essential on 01353 720274