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

Explore on foot, bike or boat

Social history

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

What's on

Upcoming events

Painting the Fenland Flora (adult event)

Sat 24 Jun 2017
Spend a relaxing day painting the plants of Wicken Fen.

Mucky Pups - Summer Safari

Wed 12 Jul 2017
Seasonal fun, craft and adventure for under 5's.

Fenland Fairies and Pixies

Mon 24 Jul 2017
Come and meet the Fenland Fairies.

Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt

Tue 25 Jul 2017
Come and discover the minibeasts that live at Wicken Fen

Mud Glorious Mud

Wed 26 Jul 2017
Your chance to get really dirty! Explore the finer qualities of mud, for throwing, painting, building and cooking (mud pies for the worms!).

Go Wild: All About Fire!

Fri 28 Jul 2017
Learn how to start and light a fire, be safe around fires, before cooking some simple snacks on your own fire.
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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

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