Den Building

Little dens, big dens, plus games and challenges

  • Booking essential

Little dens for the minibeasts, big dens for you. Plus games and challenges inspired by sticks.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £5.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Suitability
Children's event. Suitable for children aged 3-10
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet at the Visitor Centre
What to bring and wear
Wear clothes you don't mind getting a bit dirty, and outdoor shoes/boots. Wellies can be useful as some areas may be muddy. In warmer weather insect repellent is strongly advised.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
31 July 2017 10:30 - 12:30 Available
14:00 - 16:00 Available
16 August 2017 10:30 - 12:30 Available
14:00 - 16:00 Available
1 September 2017 10:30 - 12:30 Available
14:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Mud Glorious Mud

Wed 26 Jul 2017
10:30-12:30
Your chance to get really dirty! Explore the finer qualities of mud, for throwing, painting, building and cooking (mud pies for the worms!).

Go Wild: Geocache Challenge

Thu 27 Jul 2017
10:30-12:30
Come and have a go at our NEW Geocache puzzles set up especially for this event. We will also be running our beginners trail.

Go Wild: All About Fire!

Fri 28 Jul 2017
10:30-12:30
Learn how to start and light a fire, be safe around fires, before cooking some simple snacks on your own fire.

Den Building

Mon 31 Jul 2017
10:30-12:30
Little dens, big dens, plus games and challenges

Pond Dipping and Minibeast Hunt

Tue 01 Aug 2017
10:30-11:15
Come and discover the minibeasts that live at Wicken Fen

Painting the Fens (childrens event)

Tue 01 Aug 2017
10:30-12:30
Learn or improve your watercolour skills and create your own masterpiece