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Avalon Marshes response to Covid-19

Safety is our top priority and we are closely monitoring Coronavirus (Covid-19) updates and following government advice.

Update 22 Aug 21:

In line with Government guidance Shapwick Heath NNR and its associated hides, trails and car parks are open to visitors.

The Marshes Hub Tea Stop cafe at the Avalon Marshes Centre is open 9.30am – 5pm, seven days/week with outdoor and indoor seating.  Toilets are open during cafe opening hours. The Gallery is also open seven days/week 10am – 5pm.  A visitor information desk, staffed whenever possible, is located within the Gallery.

At RSPB Ham Wall, the car park and toilets are open, including takeaway refreshments from the visitor cabin at weekends. Hides and trails are also open again.

Somerset Wildlife Trust’s Westhay Moor and Catcott reserves and hides are open.  No SWT reserves have toilets or serve refreshments.
Shapwick Moor (Hawk & Owl Trust) is also fully open.  Nearest facilities are at the Avalon Marshes Centre.
Please see the individual partner organisations’ social media and websites for further details.  Thank you
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