Focus on Nature Amphibians Afterhours

Date Occurs 08/05/2019 - 08/05/2019
Time 7.00pm – 9.00m
Age range
Admission £3 per person

This series of walks and talks will be aimed at adults and young adults aged 16+ and provide an opportunity to focus on the natural world offering a more scientific and detailed approach then our regular family events. They are led by our friendly and experienced Ranger Service who will help you discover more about the wildlife on your doorstep. Meeting at the Visitor Centre.

Wednesday 8th May
Ranger Talk
7.00pm – 9.00pm
Amphibians Afterhours 
Come and learn about the underappreciated creatures that live in our lagoons and ponds. Your ranger will give you a short talk about the native amphibians of the UK including some fun facts and key identification features before we head off into the night armed with head torches to try and glimpse our slimy friends! Torches will be available to borrow if you don’t have your own. 

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Venue Information

  • Dean Castle & Country Park
  • Dean Road
  • Kilmarnock
  • East Ayrshire
  • KA3 1XB
  • Tel: 01563 554734
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Sunday: Grounds Open. Castle Closed
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Wednesday: Grounds Open. Castle Closed
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Saturday: Grounds Open. Castle Closed
Wheelchair access Yes
Disabled toilet facilities Yes
Temporary displays & changing exhibitions Yes
Events & workshops Yes
Car parking Yes
Car parking nearby Yes
Disabled access Yes
Disabled access (limited to parts of castle) Yes
Tea Room Yes
Urban Farm Yes
School & group visits welcome by appointment Yes
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