Family Fun Activities! @ London Wetland Centre (8 January to 13 February)

January 8, 2011toFebruary 13, 2011

London-Wetland-CentreSpend a fun family day at one of the biggest conservation projects in Britain!

10.30 – 11.30 Bird-time crafts
Create your own birds to take home using feathers, paints and other crafty
materials. Build a bird mobile, make a heron mask or colour in your own
wetland badge or keyring.
Tower (2nd floor). £1 to make a badge/ keyring.

12.00 – 12.30 Winter water life
Have you ever seen a caddis fly spin its home with silk or the tiny spines of a
stickleback fish? Dip into our ponds to see what creatures you can find or
play some games.
Pond Zone.

13.30 – 14.00 Bird cake cookery class

Join us to make tasty cakes for birds full of nuts and seeds. Take
them home for your feathered friends to feast on over the winter.
Meet us in the Yurt in World Wetlands, where our fire will be roaring.
Supported by City Bridge Trust

14.30 – 15.00 Ducktastic discovery
Meet our rare birds in World Wetlands which we breed for conservation
purposes. Colour in your favourites, play quacking games and spot migrant
birds on the lakes through our telescopes in the bird hide.
Meet us at the Yurt in World Wetlands.

15.30 – 16.30 Bird-time crafts (as above)
Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Contact information:

WWT London Wetland Centre
Queen Elizabeth’s Walk
Barnes, London
SW13 9WT

T: 020 8409 4400
F: 020 8409 4401
E: [email protected]

Opening times

Open 7 days a week, except 25 December

Winter opening time (until Saturday 26 March, 2011)
9.30am to 5pm (last admission 4pm).

Early closing on 24 December (last admission 2pm, centre closes at 3pm)

Summer opening time from Sunday 27 March, 2011 9.30am to 6pm (last admission 5pm).

Gift Aid admission prices

Adult: £10.55
Concession: £7.85 (over 65 years, full-time students, unemployed)
Child: £5.85 (4-16 years)
Family: £29.40 (2 adults & 2 children, 4-16 years)
Children (under 4 years): Free
Please note: you may be asked for proof of age, student ID or proof that you are receiving Job Seekers Allowance to qualify for concession admission prices
Essential helpers assisting disabled visitors: Free

WWT members get unlimited access to all of our centres year round. Membership prices start from £36 (£49 for families).