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Nature Notebook

Learn about the flora and fauna at the museum with our Education Officer

Book General Admission Tickets
Nature Notebook at the Ulster Folk Museum
Date
Wednesdays in July and August
Time
11:00-12:30 and 14:00-15:30
Age group
All

Want to learn more about the plants and animals at the Ulster Folk Museum? Come along to our Explore: Urban Nature plots on select Wednesdays in July and August. In these drop-in sessions, follow the example of historic naturalists by sketching and closely observing the flowers and insects in the environment. While you draw, our Education Officer will share information about biodiversity and its importance at the museum. 

While you're there, take the opportunity to ask our Education Team more about the exciting scientific research happening at the Folk Museum!

Nature Notebook will take place on the following dates:

  • Wednesday 3rd July - from 11:00 to 12:30 & 14:00 to 15:30 
  • Wednesday 10th July - from 11:00 to 12:30 & 14:00 to 15:30 
  • Wednesday 24th July - from 11:00 to 12:30 & 14:00 to 15:30 
  • Wednesday 31st July - from 11:00 to 12:30 & 14:00 to 15:30 
  • Wednesday 14th August - from 11:00 to 12:30 & 14:00 to 15:30 
  • Wednesday 28th August - from 11:00 to 12:30 & 14:00 to 15:30 

The following Nature Notebook sessions are morning-only:

  • Wednesday 21st August at 11:00 to 12:30

Please note Nature Notebook will not be happening on Wednesday 7th August.

What to know:

  • This event will take place at the Explore: Urban Nature plots behind the Ulster Folk Museum Ticket Office.
  • Please note this event is weather permitting. 
  • The Nature Notebook sessions are drop-in, no need to book. 
  • Sketching materials will be provided.
  • This event is included with your General Admission ticket.