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 


Social history

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

What's on

Autumn half-term events

Christmas events

Upcoming events

Rush Weaving Workshop

Fri 22 Sep 2017
Practical and beautiful things to make and take home...

Feltmaking for Beginners

Sat 23 Sep 2017
Learn the ancient art of feltmaking

History Discovery Walk

Sun 08 Oct 2017
Reading the clues to the landscape

Mucky Pups: Awesome Autumn

Wed 11 Oct 2017
Seasonal fun, craft and adventure for under 5s

Autumn Adventure

Tue 24 Oct 2017
Discover all things autumnal at Wicken Fen.

Go Wild: Nature Survival Skills

Wed 25 Oct 2017
Learn basic survival skills at Wicken Fen.
Wicken Fen Nature Reserve


Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Our work

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Eating and shopping

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Get involved

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 being inspected by volunteer Grazing Ranger

Special Places Raffle 

Every day come rain or shine our Grazing Rangers are out on the reserve checking on the health & welfare of our herds of konik ponies & Highland cattle. We're using our proceeds for this years NT Special Places raffle to buy them protective clothing. Please buy a ticket (or two) to help keep them warm & dry.