Slimbridge Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre
Situated along the vast marshland of the Severn - a river greatly influenced by the tide - this aquatic bird sanctuary, which took the late Sir Peter Scott 40 years to complete, has become internationally renowned for its research centre and environmental protection efforts.
Address:GL2 7BT Slimbridge
Phone:+44 1453 891900
9.30am-5.30pm (Nov-Mar 5pm), last admission 1hr before closing - canoe safari: Easter-end Sep 11am-4pm