The secret world of Cotehele's moths

Join us bright and early for a morning of moth discovery with the Tamara Landscapes Partnership and Butterfly Conservation.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

Join the Tamara Landscape Partnership Scheme and volunteer Barry Henwood from Butterfly Conservation for a morning to find out about the secret world of moths!

We'll be opening the moth trap at Cotehele quay and discovering stunning moths of all shapes and sizes.

• 9:00am start

• 9am-10:30am moth trap opening and ID session

• 10:30am finish

• Suitable for families but under 18s must be supervised by a guardian.

• Outdoor clothing and footwear recommended

This event is free but booking is essential:

For enquiries please contact

The basics

Booking details
Children are welcome but under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.
Meeting point
Please park and meet in the car park at Cotehele Quay.
What to bring and wear
Outdoor clothing and footwear recommended

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