Both the Visitor Centre and the café are closed on Christmas Day.
In addition to normal opening hours, the Visitor Centre and the café are both open on Mon 29th and Tues 30th Dec.
Welcome to Wicken Fen!
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joy to find the first hints of colour after our long hard
winter. A brimstone butterfly flits across your path, its
sulphur yellow brilliant in the spring sunshine. A clump of
marsh marigold hints at the season to come, the promise of
returning warblers, the bursting forth of catkins and pussy
willow. When will you hear the first cuckoo of the year?
From our well marked paths and hides you may see our
resident herds of Highland Cattle
and Konik Ponies as they
slowly graze this open landscape.
Finally drop in to our Visitor centre and café for a
welcome bowl of delicious soup, hot drink and a
not-to-be-missed slice of our homemade cake!