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Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve

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

Lode Lane, Wicken, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5XP

Konik ponies grazing at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Cambridgeshire

Important notice

Please note, on Tuesday 5 December, the Visitor Centre and shop are open until 12 noon only, and the Docky Hut Cafe will be closed all day.

Planning your visit

A ranger walking is dog on a lead at Wicken Fen in Cambridgeshire

Visiting Wicken Fen with your dog 

Wicken Fen is a two pawprint rated place. To help us ensure our visitors, dogs and wildlife get along together, there are a few do’s and don’ts to take note of if you’re bringing your dog with you. Find out more here.

A group of visitors pond dipping at Wicken Fen National Nature Reserve, Cambridgeshire

School visits to Wicken Fen 

Plan a school visit to Wicken Fen for an inspiring backdrop to an adventurous day of learning. Find out about the activities and facilities available, how to book and more.


Wicken Fen Property Map 

Take a look at the Wicken Fen property map to help you plan your visit.

Visitors exploring the festive interiors in the Entrance Hall at Castle Ward, County Down


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