Discover the diversity and importance of invertebrates and learn how to identify them.
Our plans for returning to the full range of our face-to-face events programme are based on the Government’s Roadmap published on 22 February 2021. We will continue to review our decisions on a regular basis to ensure that we are doing everything possible to keep our staff, volunteers and visitors safe.
Read more about our plans for reopening here and explore our growing programme of online and self-guided events, including talks, walks and workshops.
Learn about these diverse pollinators and how to identify them to at least genus level.
A beginner's guide to learn more about dragonflies
Learn to recognise all 20 or so local species by sight and/or sound.
Develop your skills on identifying solitary bees further using microscopes .
Learn all about our diverse and beautiful local butterfly species.