Wicken Explorers: outdoor adventures for home educating families

A morning session of practical seasonal outdoor exploration, aimed at home educated children and their families.

  • Booking essential

Join the learning team to get out and about on the reserve, discover more about the nature here, and enjoy fun wildlife activities such as pond dipping, bird watching, den building, or wild art!

£5 per participating child, please phone 01353 720274 to book your place, or email wicken.learning@nationaltrust.org.uk.

Adults free, all children must be accompanied by an adult

10.30-12

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Child £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01353 720274
£5 per participating child, accompanying adults free
Suitability
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet in the Visitor Centre for a 10.30 start
What to bring and wear
Dress for the weather and outdoors, we always aim to get out and about in all seasons
Accessibility
Please contact the venue for more information
Other
Most suitable for children age 4-10. Activities are offered at a general level to suit this wide age range, please do take them at your own pace and feel free to join in and support your child as required.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
21 March 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Sold out
30 May 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Available
25 July 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Available

Upcoming events

Go Wild: Winter Outdoor Survival

Thu 21 Feb 2019
13:30-15:30
What do we, and other animals, need to survive out in the wild?

Writing the Fens

Sat 09 Mar 2019
10:00-16:30
The first of 3 creative writing workshops exploring fenland themes,

Mucky Pups- Muddy March

Wed 13 Mar 2019
10:15-11:45
Seasonal fun, craft and adventure for under 5s

Wicken Explorers: outdoor adventures for home educating families

Thu 21 Mar 2019
10:30-12:00
A morning session of practical seasonal outdoor exploration, aimed at home educated children and their families.

Painting the Fens (adult event)

Sat 30 Mar 2019
10:30-16:00
Learn basic watercolour techniques to paint the fenland landscape. Suitable for all levels

Mothering Sunday Boat Ride

Sun 31 Mar 2019
13:00-14:00
Treat Mum to a gentle drift along the Lode in our boat Mayfly