Get up close to charming waterlife including otters and birdlife (image courtesy of WWT London Wetland Centre © Clive Furbank)
This 104-acre wildlife reserve has a Water’s Edge Café overlooking lakes, ponds and gardens that are home to over 100 species of rare and wild birds. Visitors can watch the otters and birds being fed every day, while there are also daily 'Spotlight' talks on various subjects. Daily 9.30am-5.30pm. Adult £13; child £7.90.
30 Nov-1 Dec & 14-15 Dec: Christmas Weekends. Get involved with husky sleigh rides for littles ones, elves workshops and a Santa's grotto; most attractions included in admission price.