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Adventure into the hidden world of wildlife with the help of Uncle Arthur's mysterious journal and unusual inventions. Get ready to experience nature in a whole new way!

Great Great Uncle Arthur, a famous Victorian explorer, went missing many, many years ago in the jungles of Peru leaving his Great, Great nephew only his rucksack, pith helmet and journal.

It turns out Uncle Arthur had discovered some amazing secrets about exploring the natural world and left them written in a special code in his journal.

Meet Uncle Arthur's nephew at the statue of Sir Peter Scott at 2pm sharp. Limited spaces available. Call reception to reserve your place on 028 9187 4146.

Most suited for children in Primary 3 and older.

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Mon, 22 Jul 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Tue, 23 Jul 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Wed, 24 Jul 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Thu, 25 Jul 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Fri, 26 Jul 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Mon, 12 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Tue, 13 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Wed, 14 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Thu, 15 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Fri, 16 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Mon, 19 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Tue, 20 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Wed, 21 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Thu, 22 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm
Fri, 23 Aug 2024 2:00 - 3:30pm

WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre

  • 78 Ballydrain Road
  • Comber
  • Down
  • BT23 6EA

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