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Discover creatures of the deep © Howard Cooper

Discover creatures of the deep

Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt

Tues 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th August

Enjoy a 30 minute pond dipping session followed by a minibeast hunt

Tickets £2.75 per child on 0844 249 1895 or book online - advance booking essential.
 

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Art inspired by nature © NTPL/National Trust Images/Arnhel de Serra

Art inspired by nature

Wild Arts & Crafts

Mon 17th Aug 10:30am or 2:00pm

Use a range of natural materials gathered from the fen to create a spectacular masterpiece to take home.

Tickets £5.25 per child on 0844 249 1895 or book online - advance booking essential.
 

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Muddy fun on the Fen © NTPL/Emma Williams

Muddy fun on the Fen

Mud Glorious Mud

Mon 10th & Wed 26th August, 10.30am or 2pm

Your chance to get really dirty! Explore the finer qualities of mud, for throwing, painting, building and cooking.

Tickets £5.25 per child on 0844 249 1895 or book online - advance booking essential.
 

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Discover the little creatures that live on the fen © NTPL/Jonathan Howe

Discover the little creatures that live on the fen

Bug Hunters

Wed 12th August, 10.30am or 2pm.

Discover where bugs live and what they like to eat, plus bug themed games and crafts.

Tickets £5.25 per child or book online - advance booking essential.
 

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Build a den on the fen © NTPL/National Trust

Build a den on the fen

Den Building

Mon 3rd, Wed 19th & Fri 28th August, 10.30am or 2pm

Build little dens for minibeasts and big dens for you, plus games and challenges inspired by sticks.

Tickets £5.25 per child on 0844 249 1895 or book online - advance booking essential.

 

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Discover Wicken's amazing birds © NTPL/Ian Shaw

Discover Wicken's amazing birds

All About Birds

Wed 5th and Fri 21st Aug, 10.30am or 2pm

Discover the birds of the fen, where they live and what they eat, plus bird inspired games & crafts.
 

Tickets £5.25 per child on 0844 249 1895 or online - advance booking essential.
 

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Get creative on the fen © NTPL/National Trust

Get creative on the fen

Sounds and Stories

Fri 7th Aug, 10:30am or 2:00pm

Storytelling and music-making inspired by the Fen.
 

Suitable for ages 3 - 7.
 

Tickets £5.25 per child on 0844 249 1895 or online - advance booking essential.
 

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Wild fun at Wicken © NTPL/John Millar

Wild fun at Wicken

Go Wild

Tues 11th Aug, 10:30am or 2:00pm

Go Wild at Wicken Fen - geocaching challenge, shelter building, and much more.

Age range: 5 -12 years

Tickets £5.25 per child on 0844 249 1895 or online - advance booking essential.

 

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Paint a masterpiece © NTPL/John Millar

Paint a masterpiece

Painting the Fens

Tues 18th Aug, 10.45am - 12.45pm

Learn or improve your watercolour techniques, and create a masterpiece to take home.

Age range: 6+

Tickets £5.25 per child on 0844 249 1895 or online - advance booking essential.

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Fairy fun on the fen © NTPL/David Kirkham

Fairy fun on the fen

Fenland Fairies & Pixies

Fri 14th & Mon 24th Aug, 10.30am or 2pm

Met the fenland fairies, help Nanny Sparkles with a little magic and fairy crafts.

Age range: 3 - 7 years.

Tickets £5.25 on 0844 249 1895 or online - advance booking essential.

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