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SAT 26 JUL

FREE

Meet a Moth

Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve, Swanage

Run by: Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve

A family-friendly workshop at Durlston.

clock10:30–13:00

Suitable for any age

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Discover the beauty and strangeness of these creatures of the night, as we rummage through last night's moth trap.

Meet at the Learning Centre, Durlston Country Park at 10:30am.

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Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Sat 2 Aug 10:30–13:00
  2. Sat 9 Aug 10:30–13:00
  3. Sat 16 Aug 10:30–13:00
  4. Sat 23 Aug 10:30–13:00
  5. Sat 20 Sep 10:30–13:00

Cost

Free but donations are welcome.

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

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Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve

Durlston Country Park NNR , Lighthouse Road, Swanage, BH19 2JL

About this location

Durlston Country Park, National Nature Reserve and Castle, situated 1 mile from Swanage in Dorset, is a fabulous 280 Show more… acre countryside paradise, consisting of sea-cliffs, coastal limestone downland, haymeadows, hedgerows and woodland.

With stunning views, walking trails, the historic Great Globe, superb geology, fascinating wildlife there is always something different to see and do.

Durlston Castle features interactive exhibits for all the family about the wildlife and geology of Durlston and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, while the Fine Foundation Gallery, within the Castle, host an everchanging series of art, craft, scientific or historical exhibtions and a varied programme of performance and other events.
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Durlston Country Park, National Nature Reserve and Castle, situated 1 mile from Swanage in Dorset, is a fabulous 280 acre countryside paradise, consisting of sea-cliffs, coastal limestone downland, haymeadows, hedgerows and woodland.

With stunning views, walking trails, the historic Great Globe, superb geology, fascinating wildlife there is always something different to see and do.

Durlston Castle features interactive exhibits for all the family about the wildlife and geology of Durlston and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site, while the Fine Foundation Gallery, within the Castle, host an everchanging series of art, craft, scientific or historical exhibtions and a varied programme of performance and other events.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve.

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