Date and time

11:00 am - 3:00 pm




Chester Zoo

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Join zoo experts to find out more about these enigmatic omnivores and learn what you can do to protect these threatened animals.

Bonfire night is almost here – time to check for hedgehogs! Join us as our expert, Chester Zoo Site Ecologist Helen Bradshaw, shows us how important these prickly critters are to our garden ecosystems. Learn about their eating and sleeping habits, where to find them and how to track them. Explore the threats currently facing hedgehogs in Britain today, and how YOU can get involved with some citizen science to help save them!




A few Ts&Cs

  • The masterclass is suitable for age 12+, anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a booked adult.
  • Lunch is not provided as part of the session.