Skip to main content

National Insect Week returns in 2020

Pond Dipping at Gibside

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00

Discover what's living below the surface of a pond.

We have nets, underwater cameras and experts on hand so you'll have everything you need to discover the wildlife living below the surface.

You are very likely to get wet. Wear clothes you don't mind getting muddy and bring your wellington boots.

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for families

Cost details

£5 per child

Register in Advance

To attend this event please register in advance.


Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.

Did you know?

Hottest and most explosive

Bombardier beetles spray boiling phenolic liquid at predators like shrews, at several squirts per second!

Tweet this or follow @insectweek