Walk and talk bat ecology

Learn about bats and their ecology from Purbecks Bat ecologist Michelle Brown, followed by the rare chance to access the castle grounds at dusk in pursuit of these fascinating night-time aerobatic artists. Bookable event; Adults only

  • Booking essential

Learn about bats and their ecology from Purbecks Bat ecologist Michelle Brown, followed by the rare chance to access the castle grounds at dusk in pursuit of these fascinating night-time aerobatic artists. Bookable event; Adults only

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £5.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 800 1895.
Suitability
Adults only
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet at Castle View Car Park . Walk will last approx. 1 hour.
What to bring and wear
Warm clothes and sensible footwear
Accessibility
The walk will last an hour and cover uneven ground.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
19 March 2020 18:00 - 19:00 Available
24 September 2020 18:45 - 19:45 Available

Contact Info

Name
Corfe Castle
Email
corfecastle@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01929 481294

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11:00-16:00
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Walk and talk bat ecology

Thu 19 Mar 2020
18:00-19:00
Learn about bats and their ecology from Purbecks Bat ecologist Michelle Brown, followed by the rare chance to access the castle grounds at dusk in pursuit of these fascinating night-time aerobatic artists. Bookable event; Adults only

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