Meet some of our magnificent minibeasts and find out what makes these creatures so special...
- Get up close and personal with our magnificent minibeasts. This is a drop-in session in the Invention Studio available between 10:30 and 15:00 that's free with General Admission. We recommend that under 12s have direct adult supervision and under 16s have parental consent.
- Pick up a free spotters trail to explore Magdalen Hill Down, the adjacent Butterfly Conservation reserve and enjoy views across the South Downs National Park - perfect for a sunny July day!
For further information about everything we offer here, visit our Plan Your Visit page.
Make your visit extra special with a visit to our planetarium - savings are available for those who book General Admission and planetarium tickets in the same transaction. Click here for the full programme of live, presenter-led shows and 360° fulldome films, including our brand new show Faster Than Light.
How to book
Enjoy free Magnificent Minibeasts activities across the weekend - all you need to do is book General Admission using the online booking link below. Buy tickets online in advance and save 10%. Further savings available when you book three tickets or more in same transaction. Free entry for Annual Pass holders.
This weekend is your last chance to make the most of HALF PRICE admission for children - don't miss out on this spectacular offer!