GeoFest 2019: Rock and Fossil challenge in Comer Woods

Take a closer look at ancient rocks and fossils - what stories do they tell? Meet the team from Abberley and Malvern Hills Geo Park at Heath Barn in Comer Woods.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Become a geologist for the afternoon. Take a closer look at specimens of rocks and fossils to complete the challenge.

The basics

Suitable for young families
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet us at Heath Barn in Comer Woods. There is no need to book, just drop in from 11am-3pm.
What to bring and wear
Dress for the weather and wear comfortable footwear.
Suitable access for wheelchair users.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
1 August 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available
22 August 2019 11:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Visitor Services
Call 01746 782832

Upcoming events

Costume Exhibition: Connecting the Estate

Tue 16 Jul 2019
Discover how a forester's tools and uniform has changed over the last 100 years.

If Pairing Were Power...

Tue 16 Jul 2019
A new artwork for Dudmaston, shaped by visitors, made by artist Faye Claridge.

Forest School in Comer Woods with Take a Leaf

Fri 19 Jul 2019
Bring your little ones for a morning of Forest School outdoor fun with Susie Pitt from Take a Leaf Forest School. Join us at Heath Barn in Comer Woods, on the Dudmaston Estate.

'50 things' No. 13 Make a mud creation

Wed 24 Jul 2019
Join us for an afternoon of mud, marvellous mud! Have a go at No. 13 Make a Mud Creation from the National Trust's 50 things to do before you're 11¾.

Come out and play in Comer Woods

Wed 24 Jul 2019
Join us in Heath Meadow for playtime this summer. Have a game of bat and ball or try your hand at soft archery - there's something for everyone to try.

Outdoor theatre - Gangsta Granny

Tue 30 Jul 2019
Gangsta Granny is the tale of a bored boy who discovers his kindly grandma was a former jewel thief. Together they hatch a plan to steal the Crown Jewels... what can go wrong?