Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Important notice -

21/03/20 - All our houses, gardens, parks, toilets, cafes, shops and car parks are closed from Sunday 22 March to further restrict the spread of coronavirus. Please note that Wicken Fen is closed, please do not travel here.

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

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Wildlife

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Our work

Wicken Fen Nature Reserve

Join or give

Two young visitors walking around Wicken Fen

Dedicate a donation to Wicken Fen 

You can continue to support Wicken Fen by dedicating a donation to someone special and add your precious memories to our interactive map. A perfect way to celebrate a special occasion, your donation will help us continue to care for Wicken Fen.

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

Learning team member examining pond life with two children

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