Days out, Nature

239 events

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Moonstruck: 500 Years of Mental Health

An exhibition that explores the changing understanding of mental heath over the past 500 years.

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh

Tue 25 Jun

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Wed 26 Jun

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Thu 27 Jun

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:30
…and 127 more dates until 23 Dec

Fairy Day

A fairy-themed day filled with activities for the entire family.

World Horse Welfare, Aboyne

Sun 30 Jun

£4–£5 / 01339 887186

CoedLan: High Ropes

Brave the heights at St Fagans with a zip wire and get your exercise on with an obstacle course, a zig zag bridge and a cargo net.

St Fagans: National History Museum, Cardiff

Tue 25 Jun

£12 / 029 2057 3500

Wed 26 Jun

£12 / 029 2057 3500

Thu 27 Jun

£12 / 029 2057 3500

…and 129 more dates until 3 Nov

Nunney Street Fayre

A street market and fair with stalls, music, food and children's activities, with all funds going towards improving and supporting the local village and surrounding communities.

English Heritage: Nunney Castle

Sat 3 Aug

0370 333 1181

  • 10:00 – 17:00

BBC Countryfile Live

A country fair with live arena shows, rare breed and farm machinery displays, outdoor activities, off-road driving and exhibitors displaying food, drink, crafts and clothing.

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock

Thu 1 Aug

£20.90–£137.50 (Children £9.90–£68.75; Family £79.75–£95.70) / 01993 810530

Fri 2 Aug

£20.90–£137.50 (Children £9.90–£68.75; Family £79.75–£95.70) / 01993 810530

Sat 3 Aug

£20.90–£137.50 (Children £9.90–£68.75; Family £79.75–£95.70) / 01993 810530

Sun 4 Aug

£20.90–£137.50 (Children £9.90–£68.75; Family £79.75–£95.70) / 01993 810530

Castle Howard Estate, York

Thu 15 Aug

£119.90 (Children £59.95; Family £0–£82.50)

Fri 16 Aug

£119.90 (Children £59.95; Family £0–£82.50)

Sat 17 Aug

£119.90 (Children £59.95; Family £0–£82.50)

Sun 18 Aug

£119.90 (Children £59.95; Family £0–£82.50)

The Orangery at Blenheim Palace, Woodstock

Thu 1 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £12–£115 / 01993810518

Crathes Castle Summer Fun Day and Castle Camp Out!

PART I: 10am–5pm Calling all children! The famous Family Fun Day at Crathes Castle just got bigger! Complete the Highland Coo Trail and Fun Challenge to get your special personalised Crathes adventure badge. Meet furry friends, go wild on bouncy castles and have an amazing time at our circus, dance and drumming…

Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory

Sat 20 Jul

£25 Adults:Including Castle Camp Out; £15 Adults 6pm-11pm (Children £6 10am-5pm) / 01330 844 525

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Dippy on Tour: A Natural History Adventure

Meet Dippy the Diplodocus, a 21.3 metre long skeleton of a dinosaur, which is currently on tour around the UK.

Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle

Tue 25 Jun

Free Donations welcome / 0191 222 6765

Wed 26 Jun

Free Donations welcome / 0191 222 6765

Thu 27 Jun

Free Donations welcome / 0191 222 6765

…and 101 more dates until 6 Oct

London To Southend Bike Ride

Come and join us on the 'FUNdraising' ride for the British Heart Foundation.

Lee Valley Velopark, London E20

Sun 14 Jul

£21.50–£22

Nature Night Camping at ZSL…

Back for 2019, ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is excited to bring you an overnight experience like no other, Nature Night Camping! Have you ever wanted to know what animals get up to at night? Now’s your chance with Nature Night Camping at the Zoo. Pitch your tent on our main lawn and spend the evening discovering what both…

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable

Tue 25 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01582 872171

Wed 26 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01582 872171

Thu 27 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01582 872171

…and 72 more dates until 7 Sep

Scottish and European Vintage Ploughing Championships

Over 200 competitors battle it out in horse, vintage, modern and classic categories over the two day event, culminating in the crowning of this year's Scottish Plougher. Ploughing commences at 9.30am and finishes at 2pm so come along early to see all the action.

Bowhouse, St Monans

Sat 26 Oct

£8 (£6; under 14s free) / 07717 758638

  • 09:30 – 14:00

Sun 27 Oct

£8 (£6; under 14s free) / 07717 758638

  • 09:30 – 14:00

Active Sunderland BIG Walk

Choose between 3, 7 or 11 mile routes for this walk, with the shortest distance suitable for the entire family (even puppers).

Herrington Country Park, Houghton le Spring

Sun 30 Jun

£11 / 01915 532 000

All Day Bushcraft - Wilderness Survival with Willow Lohr!

All Day Bushcraft comes to Crathes Castle! Are you an outdoor type and spending free time in the woods sounds like your cup of tea? Do you like sitting around a campfire learning new and old skills? This may be the workshop for you! Far from just admiring nature, this is a special opportunity to acquire some…

Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory

Sat 6 Jul

£45 (£40 Students, Over 60s) / 01330 844 525

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Ashford-in-the-Water to Bakewell Walk

Nine-mile walk between Ashford-in-the-Water and Bakewell.

The Stone Shelter, Ashford-in-the-Water

Wed 26 Jun

£10 (Family £33 Family Ticket - 2 adults plus up to 3 children)

Booking is essential.

  • 09:30

Wed 17 Jul

£10 (Family £33 Family Ticket - 2 adults plus up to 3 children)

Booking is essential.

  • 09:30

Wed 7 Aug

£10 (Family £33 Family Ticket - 2 adults plus up to 3 children)

Booking is essential.

  • 09:30
…and 6 more dates until 20 Nov

Ayr & District Flower Show

Flower show based around horticulture, focusing on the plants and traders, with a range of exhibits on show ranging from begonias to pansies, vegetables to bonsai and floral art to photography, as well as entertainment throughout the day and a food fair.

Ayr Racecourse

Fri 16 Aug

£5 / 07803782821

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 17 Aug

£5 / 07803782821

  • 10:00 – 17:00

BCSS July Meeting Southampton Branch

Derek Tribble leads this talk about crassulas.

St James Church, Southampton

Tue 2 Jul

Free

  • 19:30 – 22:00

Beekeeper for a Day Experience

Learn about the work of a beekeeper and give it a go yourself.

Elm Farm, Langtoft

Sat 13 Jul

£104.17

Sat 3 Aug

£104.17

Mon 5 Aug

£104.17

BRICKOSAURS!

Exhibition of LEGO dinosaurs.

Marwell Zoological Park, Winchester

Tue 25 Jun

£15.29–£72 Included with general admission / 01962 777407

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Wed 26 Jun

£15.29–£72 Included with general admission / 01962 777407

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Thu 27 Jun

£15.29–£72 Included with general admission / 01962 777407

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 66 more dates until 1 Sep

Bristol Zoo Gardens Friday Twilights

Experience the zoo after-hours with a live band and a BBQ.

Bristol Zoo Gardens

Fri 5 Jul

£7.50 (Members £6.50) / 0117 974 7399

Fri 19 Jul

£7.50 (Members £6.50) / 0117 974 7399

Fri 26 Jul

£7.50 (Members £6.50) / 0117 974 7399

Chingford Green Gym

Get involved, learn new skills, get fit and improve your local green space.

Ridgeway Park, Chingford

Wed 26 Jun

Free / 07731450839

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Wed 3 Jul

Free / 07731450839

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Wed 10 Jul

Free / 07731450839

  • 10:00 – 13:00
…and 2 more dates until 24 Jul

Coastal Capers

Head to the beach for a fun morning of rockpooling, beach art and games! Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult. Free but booking is essential. Please contact 0131 652 8150 or rangers@hes.scot. A booking form will be sent to you to complete and return. Historicenvironment.scot/eventsFree…

Blackness Castle, Linlithgow

Sat 20 Jul

Free / 01506 834807

  • 10:00 – 12:00

Crathes Castle Outdoor Cinema: Jurassic Park

Rawrrrr! One of the biggest adventure classics comes to Crathes in its full 90s sci-fi glory! Allow to be taken onto a faraway island where a fun theme-park experience with living dinosaurs is about to turn deadly! Cheer on your favourite characters and enjoy the thrills of Jurassic Park under the stars! 6pm start…

Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory

Fri 26 Jul

£10 (Free Under 3; Children £6; Family £27 2+2) / 01330 844 525

  • 18:00 – 20:30

Dragons Live!

Not just found in fairy tales - come and see our real life Komodo dragon and find out why they are one of the world’s top predators…

ZSL London Zoo, NW1

Tue 25 Jun

Included in admission / 020 7722 3333

Wed 26 Jun

Included in admission / 020 7722 3333

Thu 27 Jun

Included in admission / 020 7722 3333

…and 33 more dates until 30 Jul

Edale and Castleton Circular Walk

Peak District walk from Edale to Castleton and back, via Mam Tor and the 'Great Ridge'.

Edale Car Park, Hope Valley

Sun 7 Jul

£10 (Family £32 Family Ticket - 2 adults plus up to 3 children)

  • 10:30

Sat 27 Jul

£10 (Family £32 Family Ticket - 2 adults plus up to 3 children)

  • 10:30

Sun 11 Aug

£10 (Family £32 Family Ticket - 2 adults plus up to 3 children)

  • 10:30
…and 8 more dates until 11 Nov

The Enchanted Forest

A stunning sound and light show that transforms Faskally Wood using dazzling visuals and innovative design set against an original music score.

Enchanted Forest, Faskally Wood, Pitlochry

Thu 3 Oct

£21.40–£22.47 (Children £0–£11.77; Family £0–£60.99) / 08712 887655

Tickets on sale Thu 13 Jun at 10am.

Fri 4 Oct

£21.40–£22.47 (Children £0–£11.77; Family £0–£60.99) / 08712 887655

Tickets on sale Thu 13 Jun at 10am.

Sat 5 Oct

£21.40–£22.47 (Children £0–£11.77; Family £0–£60.99) / 08712 887655

Tickets on sale Thu 13 Jun at 10am.

…and 29 more dates until 3 Nov

Free Family Forest School

Participate in nature conservation activities with the whole family, hosted by the charity Nature Vibezzz.

Knights Hill Wood, West Norwood

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 07984662996

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 6 Jul

Free / 07984662996

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 13 Jul

Free / 07984662996

  • 14:00 – 16:00
…and 15 more dates until 26 Oct