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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Wild About Plymouth: Big Bug Hunt

Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 11:00 to 13:00

Ford Park Cemetery is a 34.5 acre urban wildlife refuge and home to a variety of plant, bird and insect life.

Come along and get up close with spiders, beetles and grasshoppers and discover more about this secret wildlife paradise.

Our natural history experts will be joined by representatives from the University of Plymouth and BugLife. They will be on hand to help identify your finds which will also be listed on our weekly blog.

Please wear appropriate clothing for the weather and remember sun screen if it’s sunny.

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

Free to all

Did you know?

Most bizarre use

The wart biter cricket has such a powerful bite, that it was used to bite off warts – ouch!

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