In Focus West London

Shop Info

London Wetland Centre, Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes SW13 9WT
020 8409 4433

Open seven days
from 10.00 – 5.00 March to October
and 10.00 – 4.00 November to February

PLEASE NOTE: Last admissions to the centre are at 4.30pm in the summer and 3.30pm during the winter months. In Focus Shop open until 5 in the summer and until 4.00 in winter.

Staff: Derek Evans (manager)
Geoff Wood
Dorota Lech

All sales support the conservation work of Wetland Centre.

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Binoculars & telescopes shop in Barnes, London. London’s leading birding equipment & binocular retailer

In Focus’ shop at Barnes, south west London sells a wide range of binoculars and birdwatching equipment from leading manufacturers such as Opticron, Hawke, Swarovski, Zeiss and Vanguard. As well as our own brand, Delta. We stock binoculars, telescopes, eyepieces, tripods and digiscoping kit as well as accessories.

A chance to try quality telescopes and binoculars before you buy

Our London optics shop offers specialist birding equipment demonstrations and excellent viewing facilities – come and try out telescopes and binoculars before you buy. Our staff offer specialist advice about buying scopes and binoculars as well as great after sales service plus all the benefits of their own birdwatching expertise.

Looking for secondhand scopes and bins in London?

We usually have a small selection of quality second-user binoculars and scopes in stock and can often offer part-exchange deals on your optics purchase – a great way to obtain even more value for money when buying birdwatching equipment. Look online to see what secondhand scopes, binoculars and optical accessories we have in stock here in Barnes.

Latest News

Latest news on bird sightings at London Wetland Centre can be found on this link

Since opening, we have recorded 61 species of birds from our shop. This year’s count stands at 51 species to end of August

WWT Bat walks at the Wetland Centre every year are scheduled to start in June and run through to September. Call 020 8409 4400 for information and dates for these revealing and informative evening walks.

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