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A wetland of international importance, home to common terns and vast flocks of wild geese, swans, wild ducks and wading birds. Nature trails, bird hides and observation room. Gift and book shop. Regular special events. Maximum group size of 60. Coach parking. Vending machines. Toilets, bird hides and boardwalk available for people with disabilities.
Donations of £1 per person welcome.
|Season Dates||Opening Hours|
|Notes||Tuesday - Sunday 9.00am - 5.00pm plus Bank Holiday Mondays, but closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day
Take the B1026 from Colchester and follow it for about 5 miles to Abberton
Nearest station : 5 miles (8.0 kms) from Colchester Town station