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WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre

  • Burscough
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Attraction Information

Fancy an escape to nature? Enjoy a great family day out in the wild at WWT Martin Mere any time of the year! From ducklings to migrating swans - you’ll be amazed at how close you can get to the wetland wildlife. You can also stop by the Wetland Centre for daily talks and feeds, featuring flamingos, otters, storks and more amazing creatures. 

WWT Martin Mere also offers plenty of activities to keep your little explorers entertained - from thrilling zip wires and water zones at Rushes play area (3-12), to Canoe Safari and Boat Tours, to pond dipping at Pond Zone. Love exploring? Young adventurers will have the chance to discover the secrets of the wetlands in the Wild Walk area. 

Need a break from all the excitement? Enjoy a homemade meal or a brew at the cafe overlooking Swan Lake. WWT Martin Mere also hosts family-friendly events throughout the year, so feel free to come back for some special fun!

  • Fantastic wildlife to see up-close
  • Pond dipping, wild walks, zip wires & more
  • Daily talks and feeds & regular family events
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Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 09:30 - 18:00

Last Entry

1 hour before attraction closes


General Admission
Adults from £13.00
Kids (4-16) from £6.95
Concessions from £11.04
Family (2 adults, 2 kids) from £33.90

Travel & Contact Information


Fish Lane, Burscough, Lancashire, L40 0TA, England

Phone number

01704 895181



Click here to visit WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Yes, WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Assistance/Guide Dogs only.

Additional Info


Wear shoes suitable for walking and appropriate for the weather. 

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