Bedazzled by Bees

A family event from the Darwin Correspondence Project. Book a place on 18 August or 25 August.

  • Booking advisable

Join us to discover why Charles Darwin was amazed by the activities of bees and what he learnt from them. Then build a home for bees that can take away and encourage bees to live in your own garden.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £4.00
  • Child £4.00
    Age 7+

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Please book a ticket for each adult and child over 7 in your group.
Suitability
Most suitable for families with children aged 7+
Meeting point
Check in at the Visitor Centre a few minutes beforehand.
What to bring and wear
Dress for the weather - we will be outside for part of the time.
Accessibility
Access to the indoor spaces is good, but outdoor spaces are grassy and bumpy underfoot.

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Mucky Pups

Fri 01 Jul 2022
10:30-12:00
Outdoor adventures at Wicken Fen, for pre-school children who enjoy getting grubby.

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Fri 08 Jul 2022
10:00-11:00
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Painting the Fen Landscape - Watercolour Workshop

Sat 09 Jul 2022
10:30-16:00
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Wed 27 Jul 2022
11:00-11:45
Delve into the watery world of Wicken Fen to find out what is living beneath the surface. All equipment provided, plus a helping hand to identify the creatures that you find.

Owl detectives

Fri 29 Jul 2022
10:30-11:30
Delve into the fascinating world of owl pellets to discover what’s on the menu for the owls at Wicken Fen!

Dragonfly Safari

Mon 01 Aug 2022
10:30-12:00
Crafts, games and activities all on a Dragonfly theme, along with a chance to spot some the fast-flying beauties!