Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

Hunt the grounds of Lauriston for creepy crawlies in their natural habitat, then make a giant version of your favourite bug at Lauriston Castle on 29th July.

Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

About Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

Hunt the grounds of Lauriston for creepy crawlies in their natural habitat. Then make a giant version of your favourite bug using willow and coloured tissue. With Mike Durnan.

Paying adult must accompany paying child.

[Cover image by Samuel Myles]

Box Office: 0131 529 3993

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