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
25 July 2019 10:30 - 12:00 Available

Upcoming events

Watercolour Workshop - Painting the Fen Flowers

Sat 22 Jun 2019
10:00-16:00
Come and paint the beautiful plants and flowers of the fen in watercolours.

Rush Weaving Workshop

Sat 29 Jun 2019
10:00-16:00
Practical and beautiful things to make and take home...

Mucky Pups: Summer Safari

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

Introduction to Lino Printing

Sat 20 Jul 2019
10:00-16:00
An introduction to lino printing for beginners or those looking to revive a previous skill.

Wicken Explorers: outdoor adventures for home educating families

Thu 25 Jul 2019
10:30-12:00
A morning session of practical seasonal outdoor exploration, aimed at home educated children and their families.

Telling the Story of Wicken Fen

Sat 27 Jul 2019
10:00-16:30
A full-day creative, non-fiction writing workshop with our writer in residence Guinevere Glasfurd.