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WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre

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Fabulous place

Our two year old loved feeding the ducks, playing in the park and the stepping stones. Great time... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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A Grand Day Out (or No Ugly Ducklings Here!!)

We visit Martin Mere occasionally and thought it an ideal venue to bring our 13 year old niece who... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lesley M
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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Fish Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 OTA, England
+44 1704 895181
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our two year old loved feeding the ducks, playing in the park and the stepping stones. Great time even though some of the ducks got a bit cheeky!

Thank KfromBelfast
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visit Martin Mere occasionally and thought it an ideal venue to bring our 13 year old niece who was on holiday with us for a week and we were not disappointed. On arrival there is ample parking and lots of volunteers available to ask...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Martinmere and found it to be very accessible with flat or ramped access to all areas. Great viewing areas for wild and kept birds, good park for children and good cafe & toilet. Very enjoyable visit.

Thank charlie46Shropshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good facility with quite obviously well cared-for exotic and wild birds but visit marred by a rude waitress in the cafe. We will not be returning nor singing it’s praises.More

Thank Peter C
nick b, General Manager at WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am very sorry that your visit was spoilt by a rude waitress. We take our customer service very seriously at Martin Mere and have a continuous programme of customer service training, observations and feedback sessions with our staff, on an individual and team basis....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely centre that does such good work. We went when the birds were nursing their young - very special. There are a wide variety of birds to be seen. Plenty of hides to watch the birds. A nice café and gift shop are...More

Thank mavis1955
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked online and saved 10% 4 and unders are free entry. We went because of the Lego sculpture trail which was good. Great range of species, concrete paths so pram and wheelchair friendly. The best bits were the wild walk... epic little adventure and...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were first attracted to the place because of the Lego exhibit however we soon realised that the place had alot more to offer. The area is vast with lots of different ducks, swans, geese, flamingos and otters to see. I was really please to...More

Thank Emma C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took two of our grandchildren (11 & 9) here today having been attracted by the Lego exhibit. They both did the Lego workshop which was well run and fun. After eating our picnic we set off on the Lego trail and it was very...More

Thank chrissie1605
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited in March of this year with my 7 year old son and my mother. We had a wonderful day put in beautiful surroundings and thoroughly enjoyed the experience with everything on to offer. Excellent centre and plenty for my son to remain entertained....More

1  Thank Mrspedoubety
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Martin Mere Wetlands Centre with my husband and 1 year old son. There’s a large car park and toilets available at the front entrance. The walk around the centre is pleasant and very calming due to all the nature. The ducks are diverse...More

Thank RebeccaShivji
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4 July 2018|
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Response from MadamCrete | Reviewed this property |
No, Lego animals has ended.
Terri W
4 June 2018|
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Response from Amosuz | Reviewed this property |
It's Just a day centre
Alan D
25 May 2018|
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Response from Carol T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alan, no you pay on entry to the Centre. Martin Mere gets a lot of visitors and they generally stay for the day ( having paid). It can get quite busy. If you're keen on the water birds it's worth joining! It's a great... More