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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Minibeast Madness at Lorton Meadows

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 10:30 to 14:00

Can you find the bugs, beetles and bees in the meadows of Lorton - hiding for National Insect Week.

Pick up a trail guide from the Conservation Centre and become a nature detective, follow the trail & find the clues.

Approximately 30 - 45 minutes.

No need to book, available all day.

Children £1, must be accompanied.

The reserve can be muddy, please wear appropriate footwear and clothing for the weather. Toilets, parking, cycle racks, tea/coffee machine, bird webcams, wildlife gifts & guides available. For more information please see

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

£1 per child


Did you know?

Most undervalued insect in the UK

Dung beetles and dung flies, without them we’d be up to our necks in you know what in next to no time.

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