Easter at the Zwin

01/04/23 - 16/04/23
10:00 - 18:00

Are you looking for something fun to do for all the family?

During the entire Easter vacations there is plenty to do in the Zwin Nature Park.

The Zwin guides are there for you!

Zwin guides are stationed at various spots in the park and will be happy to supply you with extra information on the fauna and flora of the Zwin area!

Fresh water lab

At the freshwater lab, you can take a very close look at tiny creatures.
You’ll be amazed at what these organisms look like under a microscope!

From 10:00 to 17:45

Birds on the breeding islands

Is that a Mediterranean gull, a black-headed gull, or a little tern? The Zwin guide will help you identify the birds you see with a telescope!

From 11:00 to 16:30

A walk on the Zwin Plain

Follow the blue or green itineraries on the Zwin Plain. A Zwin guide will be there at the beginning of your walk and tell you more about this unique tidal area.

From 11:30 to 17:00

Bird ringing

Bird ringing will resume during the Easter holidays. You can watch the ringer at the ringing hut:

  • from Sunday 1 April up to and including Saturday 15 April - exceptionally not on 3 and 8 April

An important scientific task which you can see close up!

From 10:00 to 12:00 at the latest (depending on the weather)

Egg exhibition

So you want to know all about eggs? The Zwin guide will show you all kinds of eggs you’ve never seen before!

From 14:15 to 17:00 at the ringing hut

Children’s activities

A tour with the Zwin bird friendship book

Take this book with you and search for the parents of your new friends. Have you found them all? A fun surprise awaits you!

Non-stop during opening hours, from 10:00 to 18:00



Plant potting

Make your own plant pot with newsprint and sow a plant at the observation centre.

At the observation center from 11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Story ‘The Big Woolly Bear Caterpillar’

Come and listen to the story with pictures, Japanese style!

At the forest hut from 14:15 to 17:00

Visit the storks

Ever seen a stork close up on its nest? No? In that case, don't forget to visit the stork tower to watch these wonderful birds!

'Storks at the Zwin’ exhibition

With this exhibition, the Zwin Nature Park turns the spotlight on its storks. We asked whether the visitors had any specific questions about the stork. We then incorporated these questions into our stork exhibition!

Curious? Come and find out at the exhibition!

The exhibition is included in a standard ticket.



From 1 april to 16 april 2023 - 10:00-18:00


The Easter trail is included in the standard entrance ticket.

  • €14 adults - €12 online till the day before your visit
  • €6 - children 6 to 17 years old 
  • free for children -6 years
Tickets Discount price available online! - book here
Select your preferred date from 1 April through 16 April 2023