Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt

Come and discover the minibeasts that live at Wicken Fen

  • Booking essential

30 minute pond dipping session, followed by a minibeast hunt. Accompanying adults are free of charge.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £3.20

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Accompanying adults are free of charge
Suitability
Event suitable for children aged 3+
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
30 May 2017 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
25 July 2017 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
1 August 2017 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
8 August 2017 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
15 August 2017 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
22 August 2017 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
29 August 2017 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

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Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Richard Nicoll Wildlife Photography Exhibition

Sat 27 May 2017
10:00-17:00
An exhibition of wildlife photos taken at Wicken Fen.

Cuckoo and Warblers Walk

Sat 27 May 2017
10:15-11:45
An Insight into the Cuckoos and Warblers of Wicken Fen with Professor Nick Davies.

Wicken Fen 24 hour Bioblitz

Mon 29 May 2017
11:00-23:00
How many species can we discover and record in 24 hours? Join us as we try to identify and record as many species as possible in 24 hours.

Dawn Chorus Walk

Tue 30 May 2017
04:45-07:30
As part of our 24 hour Bioblitz join us for a guided walk to hear the birds of the Fen singing at the best time of day, best time of year.

Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt

Tue 30 May 2017
10:30-11:15
Come and discover the minibeasts that live at Wicken Fen

Go Wild: Geocache Challenge

Wed 31 May 2017
10:30-12:30
Come and have a go at our Geocache puzzles set up especially for this event!