Museum opening hours: 10AM to 5PM.

Southsea Wildlife Watch - Zero Waste Christmas /Journey to the Arctic

Join the Hants & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust’s monthly nature group for children at Cumberland House Natural History Museum.

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust’s monthly nature group for children at Cumberland House Natural History Museum.

Wildlife Watch is open to children aged 5-12 and their families, with lots of opportunities to discover more about local nature. From bug hunts to beach trips, crafts and games, Watch is all about family fun outdoors, making friends and learning about wildlife.

Although the sessions start inside the museum, please come dressed to be outside.

All children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults are encouraged to join in with the activities.

There is no need to book, though places will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

For upcoming dates and times, see www.wildlifewatch.org.uk/watchgroups/southsea-wildlife-watch or email southseawildlifewatch@gmail.com.

Photograph copyright Lianne De Mello

Cumberland House

Various displays introduce the wildlife of the area - past and present. Exotic butterflies fly in the summer in the butterfly house that overlooks the museum garden.

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