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Rockpool Rummage at Old Coastguard Station

Visit us at the Old Coastguard Station in Robin Hood's Bay for rockpooling on the beach!

  • Booking essential

Led by National Trust staff, join us for these sessions on the beach to observe and investigate the creatures that call the rockpools their home.

Marvel at amazing anemones, spot hermit crabs carrying their house on their back and find out fascinating facts about sea slugs! This family friendly session will look at how to rockpool safely and responsibly.

£3.00 per child. Limited places, so booking is essential. Call 01723 870138.



Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Child £3.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 01723 870138 to pre-book your place, then payment is taken on the day. Cash only.


for aged 6+, children must be accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Meet opposite the Old Coastguard Station at The Dock in Robin Hood's Bay.

What to bring and wear

Wellingtons or similar sturdy waterproof footwear. No sliders or flipflops. Appropriate outdoor clothing for the weather conditions on the day.


Parking at pay-and-display car parks at the top of the village. No parking in the lower village. The beach is accessed via a steep downhill walk through the village then a cobbled ramp or steps. Uneven surfaces on the beach.


The cost of the event is £3.00 per child attending. Well behaved dogs on a lead can attend.

Upcoming events


Beachcombing at Robin Hood's Bay 

Visit us at the Old Coastguard Station in Robin Hood's Bay for beachcombing on the beach.

Event summary

22 Jul to 27 Aug 2024
11:00 to 12:00
+ 3 other dates or times

Sandcastle competition at Robin Hood's Bay 

Enjoy a classic tradition of the British seaside this summer with all the family.

Event summary

23 Jul 2024
11:00 to 12:30