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WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre

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we as a family went a few years ago but it was and still is a marvellous place to visit for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lancaster, United Kingdom
Great fun!

Love this place, we always enjoy coming and it’s almost always worth it, there’s more stuff every... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Burscough, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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“canoe safari”(41 reviews)
“pond dipping”(32 reviews)
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Fish Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 OTA, England
+44 1704 895181
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we as a family went a few years ago but it was and still is a marvellous place to visit for bird spotting

Thank MakeItSo1966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, we always enjoy coming and it’s almost always worth it, there’s more stuff every time we come and the birds are incredible!!!

Thank noahesc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a whole day out. So much to see. Regulars very friendly and happy to help. They even lend out their binoculars in my experience. Great for families and alone too.

Thank ursula c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Martin Mere is a great day out for couples or families with an interest in nature and wildlife. There is a fantastic range of wildlife to see and plenty of talks/feeds to watch each day. There are also trails/hunts for children to complete in a...More

Thank Emma8351
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great in all weathers! So much to see and do for all ages. Join if you live nearby as you wiĺl certainly not regret it. Went in the pouring rain today and it was fab. Lots of feeding the ducks from all over the world,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wish I had not waited so many years to find this gem. Great for adults and children with good facilities. This is the best way to show youngsters how important conservation is. Please go and visit as the money raised is invaluable.

Thank simone h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Martin Mere as a party of 12 with ages ranging from 2 to 65 and all of us had a thoroughly great day out. It is a beautiful walk by itself throughout the centre which accommodates all ages. You can buy bird seed for...More

Thank neilpb64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We return to this place time and time again. Lovely day out for the family, plenty to see, nice easy walk for all abilities with plenty of rest points. We always take a picnic as there are plenty of places to sit and eat. Boat...More

Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out for family. Staff were extremely helpful. Canoe ride excellent and really good value for money.

Thank kler12018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice day spent here myself, daughter and friend with daughter. Lots to do, great play area with zip wire, water splash & climbing. Lovely picnic area with nice scenery and nature along the way. Boating lake canoe hire available for a small cost and enjoy...More

Thank nag e
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29 August 2018|
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Response from Jim C | Reviewed this property |
I believe they should be if they have the family membership details with them
kay W
19 August 2018|
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Response from Sandra T | Reviewed this property |
Yes no problem
Sue S
9 August 2018|
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Response from nick b | Property representative |
No, we have paved paths going around the collection area and most of the nature reserve. So, for 90% of the site you do not need wellies