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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Feed the Bugs at New Walk Museum

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 11:00 to 23:45

It's National Insect Week! Get up close and personal with the insects from our live Wild Space exhibits.

You can help with feeding, learn some facts and even handle some of our insects.

Free drop in event followed by colouring in fun!

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

Free to all


New Walk Museum and Art Gallery has full access for disabled visitors with a lift to the first floor galleries and an accessible toilet. Please note Gallery 6 has a small stage area for step access only. There is provision for two parking bays for Blue Badge holders in the museum car park. The museum also has available a wheelchair for loan during the visit to the museum (please contact the museum in advance to ensure availability).

Did you know?

Most Loving Parents

Earwig and parent bug mothers protect and feed their young, sexton beetle parents feed their young until they die.

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