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WWT Arundel Wetland Centre

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Open Now: 09:00 - 16:30
Open today: 09:00 - 16:30
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Wildlife day out!

2nd visit to this wonderful wetland centre and AGAIN I give it 5 stars. We absolutely adore it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Wildlife and Wetlands

WWT Arundel is a lovely interesting site. We saw the collection birds-some different birds to other... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Set in the splendor of the South Downs; adjacent to the River Arun; overlooked by the historic Arundel Castle skyline this gorgeous wetland reserve is a great place for a great day out in West Sussex for the whole family. Arundel Wetland Centre is...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Mill Road, Arundel BN18 9PA, England
+44 1903 883355
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

2nd visit to this wonderful wetland centre and AGAIN I give it 5 stars. We absolutely adore it here. My wife's a duck fanatic and loves to see the many different species that we don't see in the wild. Some birds here are endangered, others...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WWT Arundel is a lovely interesting site. We saw the collection birds-some different birds to other centres we've visited. We saw wild birds from the hides which look out on to a number of different types of habitat. The boat safari was excellent-the guide 'Simon'...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bilbur
Reviewed 13 November 2018

My wife and I visited here a few weeks ago and had a great time. The boat ride across the lake was very interesting and the guide added a lot of interesting commentary for us. Highlight of the day was seeing a kingfisher fly across...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank robbieseagull
Reviewed 7 November 2018

A really interesting place to visit, a little expensive for a family but well worth the money. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ClaireandG
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We first came here after the wife joined the WWT at Horsham market. The Kids love coming and there is always something different going on to keep them busy as well as the adults. Arundal is well laid out with access for all to see...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michael_wheaton
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I have visited on three occasions now. My first visit was solo. The following visits were with daughter, son in law and three granddaughters aged between 4 and 14. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We have all enjoyed the WWT experience. There is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BobC146
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We went for some lunch and then a boat ride. We had a delicious lunch-the pea and ham soup was delicious. The boat ride was excellent we were a big group but were all accommodated. The member of staff sailing our boat was incredibly knowledgeable....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank equalities_champion
Reviewed 17 October 2018

A beautiful place and a lovely day out. I would recommend going Autumn, Winter or Spring. Summer is a quiet time of year for the birds at the Centre. The staff members are very informative and happy to help.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jess S
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

I found my experience here to be relaxing and informative. The staff are well educated in all aspects of the site. Boat ride was cool. Great place for kids too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dave7064
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely to be able to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Lots of different species of birds and fish etc. We weren’t lucky enough to spot any water voles but the boat trip was still a real highlight and our guide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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19 August 2018|
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Response from SanMadg | Reviewed this property |
We are members..well worth the cost as it covers entry to sites across the UK. Therefore I am not sure of specifics, but see their website for lots morw info.
22 April 2018|
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Response from Shirley E | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It was the first time we had been there, so we were there for 5 hours. You could spend from 1.5hrs onwards, depending on what you wanted to see.
Alan H
30 March 2018|
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Response from WWTArundel | Property representative |
The Wetlands Discovery Boat Safari is a first come, first served. queueing system. The first trip leaves at 11 am, with trips lasting 15-20 minutes. During busy times like Easter there are three boats operating taking 10... More