Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Important notice -

Our very popular Father Christmas event is fully booked, please keep us in mind for next year.

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

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Things to see and do 

Walks at Wicken Fen

Explore

Back to Basics campsite

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Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Wildlife

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

What's on

Upcoming events

Father Christmas at the Fen

Thu 20 Dec 2018
10:30-11:30
Come and see Father Christmas as he visits the Fen. This event is now fully booked..

Mucky Pups - Winter Wildlife

Wed 09 Jan 2019
10:15-11:45
Seasonal fun, crafts and adventure for under 5s.

Winter Wildlife Safari

Sat 12 Jan 2019
14:00-15:45
Join our rangers on a walk around the reserve t0 discover the seasonal wildlife highlights of the Fen.

Mucky Pups-Feathery February

Wed 13 Feb 2019
10:15-11:45
Seasonal fun, crafts and adventure for under 5s.

Wild Wintery Art Adventure

Tue 19 Feb 2019
10:30-12:30
Wintery fun with sticks, clay, nud and other naturally arty materials

Go Wild: Winter Outdoor Survival

Thu 21 Feb 2019
10:30-12:30
What do we, and other animals, need to survive out in the wild?
Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Our work

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Eating and shopping

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Join or give

Two konik ponies at Wicken Fen

Support the herd 

Highland cattle and Konik ponies are helping to create new habitats for rare wetland plants and wildlife at Wicken Fen. We need your help to look after this grazing herd, that will in turn ensure these rare species thrive.

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Learning

Wicken Fen - School Visit

Learning 

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

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

History

Social history