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Bat Walk

SOLD OUT - Take a walk in the park with our Ranger to see and listen to bats in the garden and park.

  • Booking essential

BOTH DATES NOW SOLD OUT - Enjoy a dusk walk in the garden to see and listen to bats at Croome. We’ll use bat detectors to listen to the bats.

A variety of bat species can be found at Croome including Lesser Horseshoes, pipistrelles and Daubenton bats. They roost in some of the buildings and feed on the insects in the garden and park.

Meet at 7.15pm by our visitor reception for a cold drink and a snack. Then a walk in the garden to spot the bats. Finish time approx. 10pm.

Route approx. 2 - 3 miles. Sorry, no dogs.

Walk will only be cancelled in extreme weather conditions.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
All £15.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

Suitable for children with an accompanying adult.

Meeting point

RAF Visitor Centre (outside seating area).

What to bring and wear

Good footwear and outdoor clothing suitable for the weather – warm clothing as it will be surprisingly chilly later in the evening. Bring a torch!

Accessibility

Route will be on hard surface path in the garden and around the lake.

Contact info

National Trust booking system

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