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Diglis Island Worcester

Tuesday 5th March @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Diglis Island & Fish Pass Tour – Tuesday 5th March at 10:30am CANCELLED DUE TO FLOODING

view of Diglis weir, fish pass and island from the air


We are welcoming visitors to the Diglis fish pass in Worcester! Your visit starts on Diglis lock island in the middle of the River Severn, accessed via crossing the lock gates. Here you will visit the renovated Victorian workshop and find out about the history of this manmade island. We will explain how a rare species of fish – the twaite shad – was impacted when the weirs were built on the River Severn in the 1840’s including Diglis weir and lock island. You will learn how we have restored access to their historic spawning grounds, and improved connectivity for all fish on the river, via building innovative fish passes.

This tour includes a 10 to 15 minute walk along the riverside path to our new Diglis fish pass.   You will have the chance to descend down beneath the surface of the river into our unique underwater viewing gallery and you may be lucky to spot some wild fish swimming through the pass!    

There is a £6:50 ticket fee for visitors aged 18+ years.

If accessibility is a consideration for you, please see our Accessibility Statement HERE.


Tuesday 5th March
10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Diglis Island
Diglis Dock Road
Worcester, WR5 3DE
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