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The National Trust for Jersey Wetland Centre

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La Grande Route des Mielles, St Peter JE3 7FN
+44 1534 483193
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Got the bus from St Brelades and was there within 30 minutes. What a place it is, go through the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sue H
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Outstanding

Outstanding if you love wildlife. A trip to the main centre and bird hide is well worth it to see... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bethcar31
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Bushmills, United Kingdom
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The National Trust for Jersey Wetland Centre is perfectly situated overlooking La Mare au Seigneur (St Ouen's Pond) SSI nature reserve and acts as both a state-of-the-art bird hide as well as a wetland interpretation centre.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“bird life” (5 reviews)
“marsh harrier” (4 reviews)
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La Grande Route des Mielles, St Peter JE3 7FN
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+44 1534 483193
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Got the bus from St Brelades and was there within 30 minutes. What a place it is, go through the doors donwn the slope and there is a viewing area to look out of. I was very lucky to see a Marsh Harrior fly over...More

Thank Sue H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding if you love wildlife. A trip to the main centre and bird hide is well worth it to see some of the interesting waterbird found on St Ouen's Pond. Make sure you take your binoculars (even though some are provided). Intend to spend at...More

Thank Bethcar31
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We're big bird watchers and when ever we're in Jersey we go to the Wetland centre in St Ouens. We were delighted to see a Marsh Harrier hunting for prey. Crows got together and mobbed him, not that it did any good. ☺ It's always...More

Thank Rob W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I’ve noticed the sign for Jersey Wetlands but never visited. It’s well worth stopping and having a look, we saw lots of wildlife and were only there an hour.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Would highly recommend a visit here, I watched Marsh Harriers Sky dance and soar, at times feet above me, lots to see in this area

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We are not naturalists or ornithologists but we really enjoyed our visit to the hide in the wetlands centre. We went quite early and were entirely on our own. Parked near the path to the hide and just a short walk beside fields brought us...More

Thank stotty24
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

We stopped here for about a hour. Not a big bird watcher but always enjoy the chance when I can.had a great sight of a marsh harrier.

Thank mac12345England
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Such a peaceful situation to sit and watch the birdlife on St Ouen’s Pond. Visiting late afternoon and staying for nearly two hours, we saw a few birds we haven’t seen before and would have liked to return early morning to see what else would...More

Thank Mary H
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I'm not a bird watcher but this place is great. Good explanation of the birds and even a couple of (chained) binoculars. Plus a remote camera to play with. We saw the Marsh Harriers, some black swans, coots, moor hen and lots of ducks. Park...More

Thank Dom682014
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

2nd visit on another holiday in Jersey and again the centre did not disappoint. We are not bird watchers but we do like to watch nature, and when it throws Marsh Harriers (male and female) and Lapwings at you it would be churlish not to...More

Thank Marie M
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