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May Half Term - Magnifying Trail

Explore Longshaw up close. With a magnifying glass, what can you discover around the Estate?

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

Pick up a magnifying glass and trail sheet from the Welcome Building, £3pp. Explore Longshaw, looking out for bugs and wildlife along the way. Take the magnifying glass home with you to decorate and explore your own neighbourhood with.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
All £3.00
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The basics

Suitability

Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Start at the Welcome Building in Woodcroft car park.

What to bring and wear

Come dressed for the weather. This could be suncream or waterproofs depending on the day.

Accessibility

See our website for the full access statement. The Welcome Team can advise areas that would be accessible for your needs. Blue badge holders park for free. Accessible toilet available in the cafe.

Other

Woodcroft car park gets full on bank holidays and sunny days in spring. Alternative parking is available at Wooden Pole and Haywood car parks.

Upcoming events

Event

Free Wednesday Social Walks 

Come along each Wednesday morning for a free social walk around Longshaw, led by experienced guides who know the area.

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on
24 Apr to 17 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 13:00
+ 12 other dates or times
Event

Early Morning Birdsong Walk 

Head into Padley Gorge for a morning of birdsong

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on
7 May 2024
at
08:00 to 11:00
Event

Nature Tots 

Mini-explorers and their adults are invited to take part in fun outdoor activities at Longshaw.

Event summary

on
9 May to 8 Aug 2024
at
09:45 to 11:45
+ 5 other dates or times
Event

Bogtastic Van at Longshaw 

Learn about the Moors with the Bogtastic Van

Event summary

on
28 May 2024
at
10:00 to 15:00