Handle real dinosaur bone, look at local fossils and bring along fossils for identification.
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Develop your artistic skills using butterflies from the Natural History Collections.
Get up close to snakes, lizards and toads with Portsmouth Reptile and Amphibian Society.
Unearth amazing facts about wooly mammoths, touch some real remains and make your own mini mammoth to take home.
Get up close to and discover some of the minibeasts living in the ponds around Cumberland House.