Holiday Fun In The Dean
|Date||Occurs 16/10/2017 - 22/10/2017|
The Hunt for Red October - 16 OCT · 1.30-3PM · FREE
Look at the trees in their Autumnal glory, hunt for helicopters and learn about the hidden colours that appear in the leaves.
Fossicking for Fossils - 17 OCT · 1.30-3PM · FREE
Discover the secrets hidden in the bedrock of the Country Park. How different was the flora and fauna in the Country Park millions of years ago? Hunt for fossils and see what you can find.
Strange Nature Stories - 18 OCT · 1.30-3PM · FREE
Get ready for Hallowe’en by discovering the strange myths and old remedies that surround our native plants.
Winter Wildlife Homes - 19 OCT · 1.30-3PM · FREE
Build a home for our native wildlife and help them survive the colder months.
Bird Feeders - 20 OCT · 1.30-3PM · FREE
Find out how to make a bird feeder to take home and provide food and nesting materials for your garden birds.
National Apple Day - 21 OCT · 1.30-3PM · FREE
Help us plant an orchard in the country park, make apple juice and learn about how wildlife and apples are connected.
Traditional Games Day - 22 OCT · 1.30-3PM · FREE
Have a go at different games children (and grown ups) played from Roman times to the Second World War and make a game to take home.
Dean Castle & Country Park
- Dean Road
- East Ayrshire
- KA3 1XB
- Tel: 01563 554743
|Sunday:||Grounds Open. Castle 11am-5pm from 1 Apr|
|Monday:||Grounds Open. Castle 11am-5pm from 1 Apr|
|Tuesday:||Grounds Open. Castle 11am-5pm from 1 Apr|
|Wednesday:||Grounds Open. Castle 11am-5pm from 1 Apr|
|Thursday:||Grounds Open.Castle 11am-5pm from 1 Apr|
|Friday:||Grounds Open. Castle 11am-5pm from 1 Apr|
|Saturday:||Grounds Open. Castle 11am-5pm from 1 Apr|
|Disabled toilet facilities||Yes|
|Temporary displays & changing exhibitions||Yes|
|Events & workshops||Yes|
|Car parking nearby||Yes|
|Disabled access (limited to parts of castle)||Yes|
|School & group visits welcome by appointment||Yes|
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