Open Week 2016 Events – Coming Soon!

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Come along for our Annual Open Week, free to all the public!

Tuesday 31st May, Thursday 2nd June and Saturday 4th June. All days Midday to 6pm.

Events include :

Fossil hunting : Pond dipping : Nature trail : Bird watching : Snake handling : Dissecting owl pellets : Bird fat ball making : Nature treasure hunt : Lots of fun games and quizzes : Face painting (2nd June only) : Plus much more…

Fossils Galore Display Stand including:

Fossil handling : Identification and preparation service : Shark tooth hunting sand pit : Live preparation of Plesiosaur Skeleton

Additional Special Events (booking required):

For all special events, please call 01553 630842 to check availability and to book a place. Places go fast so book early!

  • Great Crested Newt Survey (Monday 23rd May, 9pm-11pm)
  • Walk with the Warden (Monday 30th May, 8am-11am)
  • Bird Ringing (Saturday 4th June, 7am-9am)
  • Moth Trapping (Friday 10th June, 10pm-2am)
  • Brickworks Tour (Wednesday 1st and Friday 3rd June, 6.30pm-8.30pm)
  • Bug Hunting (Saturday 4th June, 2pm-4pm)
  • Guided Fossil Hunt (Tuesday 31st May, Thursday 2nd June, Saturday 4th June, 1pm-2pm and 4pm-5pm)