Cambridge Nature Festival 2022

27th May – 30th June

A selection of activities and events are listed, with many more to be added soon.

Adult Course: Wildlife recording in your Garden for science and conservation – CU Botanic Garden

Cambridge University Botanic Garden 1 Brookside, Cambridge

Our gardens are a potential haven for a diversity of wildlife species including hedgehogs, butterflies, bees, and birds. When combined together they can provide habitat for a staggering diversity of …

£105

Using butterflies to understand past and present change, and inform future conservation

Wandlebury Country Park Wandlebury Ring, Gog Magog Hills, Cambridge

This talk will introduce some recent collaborative work between Insect Ecology Group in the University Museum of Zoology, Cambridge and the Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire Wildlife Trust. This includes cataloguing …

Free

Mucky Pups – Wicken Fen

Wicken Fen, National Trust Lode Lane,, Wicken, Ely, Cambridgeshire

Our monthly pre-school session, for nature connection fun in the outdoors. Seasonal activities, crafts and stories for children aged 2-5 years, with an accompanying adult. This month the theme is …

£6.50

Hobson’s Conduit Trust Bioblitz

Clare College Sports Ground Bentley Road, Cambridge Bentley Road, Cambridge

FRIDAY 10TH JUNE 5pm – 11pm SATURDAY 11TH JUNE 8am – 1pm Clare College Sports Ground Bentley Road, Cambridge ///lions.friday.free Back for 2022! Bioblitz is our annual public-participation survey of …

Free

Festival of Plants

Cambridge University Botanic Garden 1 Brookside, Cambridge

    Set in our beautiful landscape, the Festival of Plants celebrates the wonder of plants when the Garden is in full bloom. A fun-filled, fact-finding day out with something …

Garden Admission Fee

Paper Beetles

Cambridge Science Centre 44 Clifton Road, Cambridge

Beetles are so varied that they make up 40% of all insect species and 25% of all animal species on Earth! There are currently recorded 350,000 different species of beetle …

General Entry Fee

Butterfly Feeder Workshop

Cambridge Science Centre 44 Clifton Road, Cambridge

Explore the different stages of the fascinating lifecycle of butterflies and make a special flower that will help to attract them into your garden.

General Entry Fee