Summer Adventures!

Summer Adventures!

13 Jul 2024 - 2 Sept 2024

Flag Fen Archaeology Park

Create magical memories this summer at Flag Fen, where families can dive into the great outdoors with tons of fun activities to keep the kids active, having fun and connected to nature!

Summer Adventures!

Ranger-led activities (Daily)

Enjoy a day out at Flag Fen with our ranger-led activities available daily throughout the summer, all free and included in the general admission price. Click here to learn more about our general admission and annual pass prices.

Willow weaving
10.30am - 11.30am
In celebration of the 'Big Butterfly Count' (11 July - 4 August) children will be lead through a willow weaving session to make their very own Butterfly to take home with them and take pride of place!

Mini beast safari & Pond dipping
12pm - 12.45pm

Go on the hunt for creep-crawlies and discover their hiding places - plus see what little creatures you find beneath the water in the mere!

Bug Hotel making
12.45pm - 1.30pm

You've found their homes at Flag Fen, and now you know their creature comforts you can create your very own mini beast hotel to take home and place in the outdoors of your garden or space near your home.

Storytelling in the roundhouse
1.30pm - 2pm

Each day we will be telling the childhood favourite of the 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' by Eric Carle - perfect pit stop in the day to take a rest in a shady spot.

Sky high competition
2.30pm - 3.30pm

Bring along your rockets, kites or make the best super-sonic paper aeroplane to join in the sky-high flying competitions!

Imagine, play, adventure!

You can create a unique adventure at Flag Fen! Choose from den building, exploring the museum, nature spotting, having fun in the Bronze Age play village and much more! Here's just a taste of some of the things to enjoy at Flag Fen this summer:

Bird spotting bingo! Families can enjoy a nature walk around the Mere, see if you can spot a Kingfisher or Heron. You can even try out the Bird Hide on your way round, and maybe get a sneak-peek at the wildlife on the Mere up close.

Follow the butterfly trail - Pick up a free trail sheet on arrival. Can you find them all hiding around the site?

Dig, dig, dig! Travel through time and learn about the past from what you unearth in one of the immersive dig pit simulations. Children can learn about the Romans, have a go at being a palaeontologist as they dig for fossils or relive the excavation of the Must Farm boats as they dig to discover a Bronze Age boat.

Climb, jump & hide in the Bronze Age play village

Visit and meet the charming resident Soay sheep

Visit the Museum. Discover fascinating exhibits and artifacts.

Build your own den and unleash your creativity in the great outdoors

Take a scenic walk around the beautiful mere and enjoy nature both high and low!

Enjoy a coffee, light lunch or naughty slice of cake from the Roundhouse Cafe.

Want to visit Flag Fen again & again this summer?

Experience everything you love at Flag Fen as often as you like with an Annual Pass. Enjoy free entry for a whole year and enjoy discounts to special events too!

Adult | £20
Child (5 years+) | £10
Family (2 Adults, 3 Children) | £50

Enquire and pick up one on your next visit!

What's on at Flag Fen

Flag Fen Fledglings (Age 3+)

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Family Activities

Home Educator Sessions

21 Jun 2024 - 20 Dec 2024

Education & learning

Summer Adventures!

13 Jul 2024 - 2 Sept 2024

Family Activities