Pond Dipping

Join us for a pond dipping session and discover the wonderful underwater world of Wicken Fen.

  • Booking essential

Dip for pond creatures in our special pond and find out more about the underwater animals that live here.

All children must be accompanied by an adult. Accompanying adults are free of charge, and encouraged to help and enjoy too!

Event most suitable for school age children- please contact us to check suitability for younger children

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £4.25

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Accompanying adults are free of charge, 5% booking fee applies
Suitability
Event suitable for children aged 5+
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet in the Visitor Centre
What to bring and wear
Dress appropriately for the weather, as the event will be outdoors. Wear clothes you don't mind getting a bit dirty. In warmer weather insect repellent is advised.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
28 May 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:15 - 12:00 Available
12:00 - 12:40 Available
13:45 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:15 Available
2 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:15 - 12:00 Available
12:00 - 12:45 Available
13:45 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:15 Available
5 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:15 - 12:00 Available
12:00 - 12:45 Available
13:45 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:15 Available
16 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:15 - 12:00 Available
12:00 - 12:45 Available
13:45 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:15 Available
19 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:15 - 12:00 Available
12:00 - 12:45 Available
13:45 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:15 Available
28 August 2019 10:30 - 11:15 Available
11:15 - 12:00 Available
12:00 - 12:45 Available
13:45 - 14:30 Available
14:30 - 15:15 Available

Contact Info

Name
Learning department
Email
wicken.learning@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01353 720274

Upcoming events

Pond Dipping

Tue 28 May 2019
10:30-11:15
Join us for a pond dipping session and discover the wonderful underwater world of Wicken Fen.

Cuckoos Calling

Wed 29 May 2019
10:30-12:30
Come and discover all about the wonderful Cuckoo and what they get up to at Wicken Fen, with games and crafts

Wicken Explorers: outdoor adventures for home educating families

Thu 30 May 2019
10:30-12:00
A morning session of practical seasonal outdoor exploration, aimed at home educated children and their families.

Tracks, Poos, and Animal Clues

Fri 31 May 2019
10:30-12:30
Come and learn about the wildlife of Wicken Fen through the clues they leave behind, with games and crafts

Cuckoo and Warblers Walk

Sat 01 Jun 2019
10:00-11:45
An Insight into the Cuckoos and Warblers of Wicken Fen with Professor Nick Davies.

Mucky Pups - Four-legged Friends

Wed 12 Jun 2019
10:15-11:45
Seasonal fun, craft and adventure for under 5s.