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

Thu 23 May 2019
Discover how a forester's tools and uniform has changed over the last 100 years.

If Pairing Were Power...

Thu 23 May 2019
A new artwork for Dudmaston, shaped by visitors, made by artist Faye Claridge.

Borrow a balance bike in Comer Woods

Sat 25 May 2019
Come along to Comer Woods and borrow one of our free balance bikes – the perfect way to help your future cyclists learn how to ride, in beautiful, traffic-free surroundings.

Outdoor Yoga in the Garden

Wed 29 May 2019
Move and breathe in nature with a free taster class in the garden at Dudmaston Hall.

Brush lettering workshop

Tue 04 Jun 2019
Spend an afternoon with Alice and learn how to create beautiful brush lettering with a paintbrush and ink.

GeoFest 2019: Guided geology and landscape walk

Sun 09 Jun 2019
Join Peter from Abberley and Malvern Hills Geopark on a guided walk around the woodland and park. Discover geological points of interest along the way.