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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Make Bug Houses at Lorton Meadows

Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 10:30 to 16:00

Make a bug house to encourage beneficial bugs like ladybirds and lacewings to your patch, £2/house.

Plus, the Centre is open for visitors, follow a trail, drop in for a hot drink, or watch the birds on screen.

Children must be accompanied.

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

£2 per bug house


Did you know?


Insects breathe through spiracles, abdominal openings to air spaces within the insect body.

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