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SAT 20 SEP

Mary Anning Walks

Lyme Regis Museum, Lyme Regis

Run by: Lyme Regis Museum

See the landmarks of Lyme Regis's most famous fossil-hunter in small groups with local expert Natalie Manifold.

clock13:30–15:00

Suitable for any age

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Join Professional guide Natalie Manifold for a walk around Mary Anning's Lyme Regis. Learn about the life of 'the greatest fossil hunter ever known'.

Explore the town as Mary knew it, see where she lived and where she sold her fossils. The walk follows the old paths and streets of Lyme and is moderately difficult with some steep slopes and approximately 20 steps. Flat shoes and waterproofs are recommended.

The duration of the walk is approximately an hour and a half.

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Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Sat 27 Sep 13:30–15:00
  2. Sat 4 Oct 13:30–15:00
  3. Sat 11 Oct 13:30–15:00
  4. Sat 18 Oct 13:30–15:00
  5. Sat 25 Oct 13:30–15:00
  6. Sat 1 Nov 13:30–15:00
  7. Sat 8 Nov 13:30–15:00
  8. Sat 15 Nov 13:30–15:00
  9. Sat 22 Nov 13:30–15:00
  10. Sat 29 Nov 13:30–15:00
  11. Sat 6 Dec 13:30–15:00
  12. Sat 13 Dec 13:30–15:00
  13. Sat 20 Dec 13:30–15:00
  14. Sat 27 Dec 13:30–15:00

Cost

£6.00 adults, children and students £3.00.

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

Venue

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Lyme Regis Museum

Bridge Street, Lyme Regis, DT7 3QA

About this location

Built on the site of the home of Lyme's renowned fossilist Mary Anning, the museum is one of the architectural gems of Show more… the town and is packed with fascinating displays.Show less…

Built on the site of the home of Lyme's renowned fossilist Mary Anning, the museum is one of the architectural gems of the town and is packed with fascinating displays.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Lyme Regis Museum.

Please register in advance.

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