Festival of Fieldwork

Horniman Museum , Forest Hill Saturday June 15 2013 21:15 - 22:30
Festival of Fieldwork
Megan Taylor
The Horniman celebrates the centenary year of the British Ecological Society with a series of family events centred around ecological fieldwork. On Saturday June 15, children can do a spot of surveying at night and set up a moth trap then learn how to record and identify those they catch (£4 per child); on Friday June 21 they can take part in a Bats After Dark survey using bat detectors (£4 per child); and on Saturday July 20 Alien Invaders introduces them to some of the most invasive insect species in the UK before enabling them to take part in a large-scale ladybird count (free, ticketed). See the Horniman website for other activities taking place during the two months.


Venue name: Horniman Museum
Address: 100 London Rd
SE23 3PQ
Opening hours: Daily 10am-5.30pm
Transport: Forest Hill Overground/176,185,197, 356, P4 buses
Price: £4 per child
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