Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park
Mucking Wharf Road, Stanford-le-Hope, Essex, SS17 0RN
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Beautiful Butterflies

It’s the Big Butterfly Count! Join us in taking part in this event and spot as many butterflies as you can in our magical meadow. Make a butterfly craft to take home with you. Drop in event, £4 per child, aimed at children 4+. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 26 Jul

Dinosaur Adventure

Come to the park for a dinosaur adventure. Enjoy an afternoon of hunting for dinosaurs and making dinosaur crafts. Please come dressed for doing outdoor activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult. £6 donation per child, £4 per sibling. Activities suitable for children over 4 years. Booking and donation in…

Tue 22 Aug

£6 donation in advance per child siblings £4

Dinosaur Trail

Come and follow our dinosaur trail around the park at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park – how many dinosaur clues can you find? Drop in any time between 10am – 3pm and pick up a trail guide from the Visitor Centre for £1. Suitable for children aged 4+ People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 31 May

£1 per trail

Estuary Extavaganza

To tie in with our ‘Artistry of the Estuary’ Event, join us at Thurrock Thameside to discover the creatures that call our estuary home. Included in the price, get a trail guide to our schools art trail and make your own mini wave artwork. Booking essential. Suitable for ages 4+. £6 per child, £4 for siblings. People…

Fri 18 Aug

£6 donation in advance per child siblings £4

Fairy Gardens

Follow a trail, create miniature fairy gardens and a make wand to take home. £6 donation per child, £4 for siblings. Age guide 4 years+ People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 19 Aug

£6 donation in advance per child siblings £4

Happy Hedgehogs

Where is Harry Hedgehog? Can you find the clues and reunite him with his family? Learn all about hedgehogs and make a hedgehog craft to take home with you. £6 per child, suitable for ages 3+, booking essential. Photo credit: Matthew Roberts People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 27 May

£6 per child, £4 for additional siblings

Marine Trail

Follow our marine themed trail around the park and see how many marine creatures you can discover. No need to book, self-led trail, pick up a map from the visitor centre for £1. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 25 Jul

£1 per trail

Marine Trail

Follow our marine themed trail around the park and see how many marine creatures you can discover. No need to book, self-led trail, pick up a map from the visitor centre for £1. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Tue 1 Aug

£1 per trail

Tue 15 Aug

£1 per trail

Minibeast Madness

Discover the different minibeasts that call Thurrock Thameside their home and make a Minibeast craft to take home with you. £6 per child. Suitable for children 4yrs +. Booking essential. Photo credit: Matthew Roberts People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 13 May

£6 per child, £4 for additional siblings

Minibeast Madness

Discover the different minibeasts that call Thurrock Thameside their home and make a Minibeast craft to take home with you. £6 per child. Suitable for children 4yrs +. Booking essential. Photo credit: Matthew Roberts People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 28 Jul

£6 per child, £4 for additional siblings

Nature Detectives

Can you solve our nature mysteries? Come to the park and have a go at being a nature detective! £6 per child, £4 for siblings. Advanced booking and payment essential, suitable for children age 4+ People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 23 Aug

£6 donation in advance per child siblings £4

Photography Workshop - Understanding Focussing

This informative workshop is for beginners of DSLR camera photography looking to gain a better understanding of how to use their camera to its best abilities!   This workshop - understanding focussing - will be looking at how focussing works and what to look for when selecting a focus point. It will also cover the…

Pirates And Mermaids

Dive into our marine event and find out what amazing creatures lurk beneath the waves. Go on a treasure hunt and make some magical marine crafts to take home with you. Booking essential. £6 per child. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 2 Aug

£6 per child, £4 for additional siblings

Pond Dipping

Discover what lurks beneath the water in our pond. Drop in session, no need to book. Park at the bottom car park and follow signs to the pond. £4 per child, suitable for ages 4+. Photo credit:Amy Lewis People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Sat 29 Apr

£4 per child

Tue 30 May

£4 per child

Pond Dipping

Discover what lurks beneath the water in our pond. Drop in session, no need to book. Park at the bottom car park and follow signs to the pond. £4 per child, suitable for ages 4+. Photo credit:Amy Lewis People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 4 Aug

£4 per child

Scrapbook Safari

Join us on a wander around the park as we collect beautiful natural resources, then make your own scrapbook back at the centre using what we’ve found. Booking essential, suitable for ages 4+, £6 per child. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 2 Jun

£6 per child

Scrapbook Safari

Join us on a wander around the park as we collect beautiful natural resources, then make your own scrapbook back at the centre using what we’ve found. Booking essential, suitable for ages 4+, £6 per child. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 9 Aug

£6 per child

Super Science Experiments

Join us for an afternoon of crazy science experiments! Suitable for ages 4 and above. £6 per child, £4 for additional siblings. Booking essential. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 25 Aug

£6 per child, £4 for additional siblings

Twilight Safari

Bring your torch to explore the wildlife that comes out at twilight at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park. Suitable for 8 years +. All children must be accompanied by an adult. £6 per person. Please come dressed for the weather. Advanced booking and payment essential People with limited mobility please contact organiser in…

Tue 29 Aug

£6 per person

Fri 1 Sep

£6 per person

Wild Crafts

Come down to the centre to make some really wild crafts! Drop in session, no need to book. £4 per child. People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Wed 16 Aug

£4 per child

Wild Superheroes

Test your super powers through outdoor games and challenges and discover the many wildlife super heroes there are. Come along in your favourite Super Hero outfit and make a super hero craft to take home. Age Guide 3-7 years. £6 donation in advance per child siblings £4. People with limited mobility please contact…

Tue 8 Aug

£6 donation in advance per child siblings £4

Wildife & Craft Fair

Join us for a fun and educational day out for all the family, celebrating British wildlife and local crafts. Craft stalls Conservation stalls Entertainment Refreshments Free Entry and Free Parking    Suitable for people with limited mobility. Suitable for wheelchair users.

Sat 20 May

Wildlife & Craft Fair

Join us for a fun and educational day out for all the family, celebrating British wildlife and local crafts. We will have craft stalls, conservation stalls, mobile petting farm and refreshments. FREE ENTRY and FREE PARKING. Suitable for people with limited mobility. Suitable for wheelchair users.

Sat 20 May

Zoologist For A Day

A day of sweep-netting, bug-hunting, bird watching pond-dipping with time for a picnic lunch (please bring picnics with you!) For ages 4+. Booking essential. £6 per child People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Fri 11 Aug

£6 per child, £4 for additional siblings

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