Friday, 28th April
  • Woodroffe School

    28th April

    Art activity based on this year's theme 'Time, Tide and Tectonics' - suitable for all years. more...

    9.15am - 3.15pm, no charge

  • Litter Free Coast and Sea

    28th April

    Time And Tide Spread Far And Wide   Join us for a CSI style investigation as we solve the mystery of strange objects appearing on the beach. Whay are they? How does it affect the beach? Where have they come from… more...

    Free

  • South West Water Ltd

    28th April

    Come and visit our stand and have a play with our 3D EnviroScape which provides a hands-on interactive demonstration of the sources and effects of water pollution - how storm water runoff carries pollutants through the watershed… more...

  • Palaeontological Association

    28th April - 30th April

    When am I?   Explore our fossil displays and reconstructions and work out when in geological time each display represents. Think about what the world was like in the past and what our ancestors… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • British Antarctic Survey

    28th April - 30th April

    Do you have what it takes to be a polar explorer? Think the poles are just dead, icy wastes? Thaink again! Join the British Antarctic Survey, the Polar Museum and UK Antarctic Heritage Trust for hands-on… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • University of Southampton, School of Ocean and Earth Science

    28th April - 30th April

    Waves big and small, from the waves that lap the beach to the tide that cleans it. We will focus on tides (as a wave) and expand into other forms of waves (from Tsunamis to P-Waves from tectonics) with hands-on demonstrations… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • Natural History Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Exhibition of different aspects of the Natural History Museum's science. The Earth Science, Life Science and Public Engagement departments will be represented with displays of fossils, marine life, core laboratories and… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Lyme Regis Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Fossil Polishing Join our geology team and have a go at polishing your own fossils.   Lyme Regis Museum is packed with interesting and quirky displays. Our collections are unusually rich for a small… more...

    Bridge St, Lyme Regis

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

    28th April - 30th April

    Come and join us to paint and take home your very own cast of a real fossil. There are ammonites, trilobites, icthyosaur jaws, sharks teeth and more. All equipment is provided, just drop in. No need to book. On Schools Day… more...

    10am - 5pm, Fossil Painting at the Hub from £2

  • The Micropalaeontological Society

    28th April - 30th April

    Discovering microfossils. Fossils come in every shape and size and very small ones - less than one millimetre - are usually some of the most important for scientists. They help us determine the age of rock samples and reconstruct… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jurassic Coast Trust & Team

    28th April - 30th April

    Learn more about England's only natural World Heritage Site! Sign up to Go Jurassic! Rangers - the coolest club for young fans of fossils and dionsaurs. Browse… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Oxford University Museum of Natural History

    28th April - 30th April

    Founded in 1860 as the centre for scientific study at the University of Oxford, the Museum of Natural History now holds the University’s internationally significant collections of geological and zoological specimens. Housed… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • British Geological Survey / Geological Society

    28th April - 30th April

    Learn about the concept of plate tectonics which drives the creation, movement and ultimate destruction of continental land masses and oceans. It is responsible for building mountains, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. It ultimately… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • UK Antarctic Heritage Trust

    28th April - 30th April

    Do you have what it takes to be a polar explorer? Think the poles are just dead, icy wastes? Thaink again! Join the British Antarctic Survey, the Polar Museum and UK Antarctic Heritage Trust for hands-on… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • Christine Allison

    28th April - 30th April

    Join local artist Christne Allison to make huge drawings of the wonderful and mysterious creatures that have been trapped in time by the layers of the blue lias clay in Lyme Regis. Icthyosaurs, plesiosaurs, pterodactyls, ammonites… more...

  • Dinosaur Isle Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Exhibition of Isle of Wight fossils, including dinosaur bones. Replica of the skull of the dinosaur Baryonyx. Information about Isle of Wight geology and visiting the Island.   The museum provides an all-year… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jekyll & Hyde - Darrell Wakelam

    28th April - 30th April

    Slicing Through Time Participants can join in with Lyme Regis artist Darrell Wakelam who will be creating some large scale “Ammonite Slices” . . . these will… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • National Trust

    28th April - 30th April

    Step back in time and see how ammonites were formed.  Join the National Trust West Dorset team for a fascinating look at how these amazing fossils were formed.  Take a peek into the 'time machine' and prepare to be amazed!… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • The Polar Museum at the Scott Polar Research Institute

    28th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety of different activities… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Planet Earth with Dr Roy Gill

    28th April - 30th April

    Dr Roy Gill (BA, MA, PhD, Cantab) is a retired lecturer in Geochemistry and Mineral Deposits at the Grant Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Edinburgh and now an independent voluntary geoscience educator.… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • RNLI Lyme Regis

    28th April - 30th April

    As the charity aimed at "Saving Lives at Sea" the RNLI is keen to promote sea and coastal safety messages to the general public.  At Lyme Regis nearly 50% of our callouts are to people who find… more...

  • The Iguanodon Restaurant - Street Theatre Performance by Emerald Ant

    28th April - 30th April

    The Iguanodon Restaurant is an outdoor theatre performance for families set in a life size dinosaur. The show lasts for 35 minutes and tells the story of the birth of geology in a fast and furious romp through 60 years… more...

  • Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

    28th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Fossiliferous fun, explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety… more...

  • Film - 'The Great Landslip 1839'

    28th April - 30th April

    Animation based on the story of the Bindon Landslip in 1839 made by Year 7 students from The Woodroffe School working with the Lyme Regis Museum and the help of Matthew Dean, a professional animator. 7mins… more...

  • Film - Coastal Erosion in Lyme Regis

    28th April - 30th April

    6th form A level Geography and Photography students from The Woodroffe School worked with professional director Justin Owen to create a documentary questioning whether erosion is a good or a bad thing for Lyme Regis. Featuring… more...

    Saturday, 29th April
  • electric voice theatre - Superwomen of Science

    29th April

    Superwomen of Science - Minerva Scientfica Winner of a Three Weeks Editors Award - Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016 Frances M Lynch sings spectacular… more...

  • Walk - Natural England

    29th April

      A Guided walk from Holmbush Car Park into the Undercliffs NNR to the Crimean Seat and back.   Natural England is an independent public body whose purpose is to protect and improve England’s… more...

  • Talk - 'Dinosaurs and Ichthyosaurs of Britain' Dean Lomax

    29th April

    In this talk, Dean Lomax will provide an overview of some of the incredible dinosaurs found in Britain and give an insight into his research on British ichthyosaurs! Dinosaurs, the word alone sparks the imagination, but… more...

  • Palaeontological Association

    28th April - 30th April

    When am I?   Explore our fossil displays and reconstructions and work out when in geological time each display represents. Think about what the world was like in the past and what our ancestors… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • British Antarctic Survey

    28th April - 30th April

    Do you have what it takes to be a polar explorer? Think the poles are just dead, icy wastes? Thaink again! Join the British Antarctic Survey, the Polar Museum and UK Antarctic Heritage Trust for hands-on… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • University of Southampton, School of Ocean and Earth Science

    28th April - 30th April

    Waves big and small, from the waves that lap the beach to the tide that cleans it. We will focus on tides (as a wave) and expand into other forms of waves (from Tsunamis to P-Waves from tectonics) with hands-on demonstrations… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • Natural History Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Exhibition of different aspects of the Natural History Museum's science. The Earth Science, Life Science and Public Engagement departments will be represented with displays of fossils, marine life, core laboratories and… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Lyme Regis Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Fossil Polishing Join our geology team and have a go at polishing your own fossils.   Lyme Regis Museum is packed with interesting and quirky displays. Our collections are unusually rich for a small… more...

    Bridge St, Lyme Regis

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

    28th April - 30th April

    Come and join us to paint and take home your very own cast of a real fossil. There are ammonites, trilobites, icthyosaur jaws, sharks teeth and more. All equipment is provided, just drop in. No need to book. On Schools Day… more...

    10am - 5pm, Fossil Painting at the Hub from £2

  • The Micropalaeontological Society

    28th April - 30th April

    Discovering microfossils. Fossils come in every shape and size and very small ones - less than one millimetre - are usually some of the most important for scientists. They help us determine the age of rock samples and reconstruct… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jurassic Coast Trust & Team

    28th April - 30th April

    Learn more about England's only natural World Heritage Site! Sign up to Go Jurassic! Rangers - the coolest club for young fans of fossils and dionsaurs. Browse… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Oxford University Museum of Natural History

    28th April - 30th April

    Founded in 1860 as the centre for scientific study at the University of Oxford, the Museum of Natural History now holds the University’s internationally significant collections of geological and zoological specimens. Housed… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • British Geological Survey / Geological Society

    28th April - 30th April

    Learn about the concept of plate tectonics which drives the creation, movement and ultimate destruction of continental land masses and oceans. It is responsible for building mountains, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. It ultimately… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • UK Antarctic Heritage Trust

    28th April - 30th April

    Do you have what it takes to be a polar explorer? Think the poles are just dead, icy wastes? Thaink again! Join the British Antarctic Survey, the Polar Museum and UK Antarctic Heritage Trust for hands-on… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • Christine Allison

    28th April - 30th April

    Join local artist Christne Allison to make huge drawings of the wonderful and mysterious creatures that have been trapped in time by the layers of the blue lias clay in Lyme Regis. Icthyosaurs, plesiosaurs, pterodactyls, ammonites… more...

  • Dinosaur Isle Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Exhibition of Isle of Wight fossils, including dinosaur bones. Replica of the skull of the dinosaur Baryonyx. Information about Isle of Wight geology and visiting the Island.   The museum provides an all-year… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jekyll & Hyde - Darrell Wakelam

    28th April - 30th April

    Slicing Through Time Participants can join in with Lyme Regis artist Darrell Wakelam who will be creating some large scale “Ammonite Slices” . . . these will… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • National Trust

    28th April - 30th April

    Step back in time and see how ammonites were formed.  Join the National Trust West Dorset team for a fascinating look at how these amazing fossils were formed.  Take a peek into the 'time machine' and prepare to be amazed!… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • The Polar Museum at the Scott Polar Research Institute

    28th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety of different activities… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Planet Earth with Dr Roy Gill

    28th April - 30th April

    Dr Roy Gill (BA, MA, PhD, Cantab) is a retired lecturer in Geochemistry and Mineral Deposits at the Grant Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Edinburgh and now an independent voluntary geoscience educator.… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • RNLI Lyme Regis

    28th April - 30th April

    As the charity aimed at "Saving Lives at Sea" the RNLI is keen to promote sea and coastal safety messages to the general public.  At Lyme Regis nearly 50% of our callouts are to people who find… more...

  • The Iguanodon Restaurant - Street Theatre Performance by Emerald Ant

    28th April - 30th April

    The Iguanodon Restaurant is an outdoor theatre performance for families set in a life size dinosaur. The show lasts for 35 minutes and tells the story of the birth of geology in a fast and furious romp through 60 years… more...

  • Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

    28th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Fossiliferous fun, explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety… more...

  • Film - 'The Great Landslip 1839'

    28th April - 30th April

    Animation based on the story of the Bindon Landslip in 1839 made by Year 7 students from The Woodroffe School working with the Lyme Regis Museum and the help of Matthew Dean, a professional animator. 7mins… more...

  • Film - Coastal Erosion in Lyme Regis

    28th April - 30th April

    6th form A level Geography and Photography students from The Woodroffe School worked with professional director Justin Owen to create a documentary questioning whether erosion is a good or a bad thing for Lyme Regis. Featuring… more...

  • Dorset Geologists Association / DIGS

    29th April - 30th April

    We will be using high quality photography to illustrate the nature of the World Heritage Site, displaying local fossils and offering useful leaflets to describe the geology of the area. Membership… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • RSPB

    29th April - 30th April

    The RSPB is a local, national and global conservation charity started way back in 1889. We offer advice to give nature a home and will feature examples of wildlife-friendly homes that you could use in the garden. We… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Dorset Wildlife Trust

    29th April - 30th April

    We will be offering information on local wildlife, nature reserves and conservation. more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Geologists' Association

    29th April - 30th April

    The Geologists' Association represents geology groups throughout Britain and will attend to promote grass roots geology. We will have our GA Guides on sale and will also bring along a small specimen-based interactive… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • FabLab Devon

    29th April - 30th April

    FabLab Devon is a digital maker space in Exeter that helps people IMAGINE, INVENT & CREATE ! We have a host of tools; 3D printers, a laser cutter, CNC milling machine, hot press, dye sublimation printer, micro computers… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

    Sunday, 30th April
  • Natural England

    30th April

    Natural England will be holding a stall to publicise the work of Natural England and the Undercliffs NNR and to enable local people to meet NE staff and discuss any issues concerning the Undercliffs NNR.   Natural… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Palaeontological Association

    28th April - 30th April

    When am I?   Explore our fossil displays and reconstructions and work out when in geological time each display represents. Think about what the world was like in the past and what our ancestors… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • British Antarctic Survey

    28th April - 30th April

    Do you have what it takes to be a polar explorer? Think the poles are just dead, icy wastes? Thaink again! Join the British Antarctic Survey, the Polar Museum and UK Antarctic Heritage Trust for hands-on… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • University of Southampton, School of Ocean and Earth Science

    28th April - 30th April

    Waves big and small, from the waves that lap the beach to the tide that cleans it. We will focus on tides (as a wave) and expand into other forms of waves (from Tsunamis to P-Waves from tectonics) with hands-on demonstrations… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • Natural History Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Exhibition of different aspects of the Natural History Museum's science. The Earth Science, Life Science and Public Engagement departments will be represented with displays of fossils, marine life, core laboratories and… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Lyme Regis Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Fossil Polishing Join our geology team and have a go at polishing your own fossils.   Lyme Regis Museum is packed with interesting and quirky displays. Our collections are unusually rich for a small… more...

    Bridge St, Lyme Regis

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

    28th April - 30th April

    Come and join us to paint and take home your very own cast of a real fossil. There are ammonites, trilobites, icthyosaur jaws, sharks teeth and more. All equipment is provided, just drop in. No need to book. On Schools Day… more...

    10am - 5pm, Fossil Painting at the Hub from £2

  • The Micropalaeontological Society

    28th April - 30th April

    Discovering microfossils. Fossils come in every shape and size and very small ones - less than one millimetre - are usually some of the most important for scientists. They help us determine the age of rock samples and reconstruct… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jurassic Coast Trust & Team

    28th April - 30th April

    Learn more about England's only natural World Heritage Site! Sign up to Go Jurassic! Rangers - the coolest club for young fans of fossils and dionsaurs. Browse… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Oxford University Museum of Natural History

    28th April - 30th April

    Founded in 1860 as the centre for scientific study at the University of Oxford, the Museum of Natural History now holds the University’s internationally significant collections of geological and zoological specimens. Housed… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • British Geological Survey / Geological Society

    28th April - 30th April

    Learn about the concept of plate tectonics which drives the creation, movement and ultimate destruction of continental land masses and oceans. It is responsible for building mountains, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. It ultimately… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • UK Antarctic Heritage Trust

    28th April - 30th April

    Do you have what it takes to be a polar explorer? Think the poles are just dead, icy wastes? Thaink again! Join the British Antarctic Survey, the Polar Museum and UK Antarctic Heritage Trust for hands-on… more...

    10am - 5pm; no charge

  • Christine Allison

    28th April - 30th April

    Join local artist Christne Allison to make huge drawings of the wonderful and mysterious creatures that have been trapped in time by the layers of the blue lias clay in Lyme Regis. Icthyosaurs, plesiosaurs, pterodactyls, ammonites… more...

  • Dinosaur Isle Museum

    28th April - 30th April

    Exhibition of Isle of Wight fossils, including dinosaur bones. Replica of the skull of the dinosaur Baryonyx. Information about Isle of Wight geology and visiting the Island.   The museum provides an all-year… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jekyll & Hyde - Darrell Wakelam

    28th April - 30th April

    Slicing Through Time Participants can join in with Lyme Regis artist Darrell Wakelam who will be creating some large scale “Ammonite Slices” . . . these will… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • National Trust

    28th April - 30th April

    Step back in time and see how ammonites were formed.  Join the National Trust West Dorset team for a fascinating look at how these amazing fossils were formed.  Take a peek into the 'time machine' and prepare to be amazed!… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • The Polar Museum at the Scott Polar Research Institute

    28th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety of different activities… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Planet Earth with Dr Roy Gill

    28th April - 30th April

    Dr Roy Gill (BA, MA, PhD, Cantab) is a retired lecturer in Geochemistry and Mineral Deposits at the Grant Institute of Earth Sciences, University of Edinburgh and now an independent voluntary geoscience educator.… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • RNLI Lyme Regis

    28th April - 30th April

    As the charity aimed at "Saving Lives at Sea" the RNLI is keen to promote sea and coastal safety messages to the general public.  At Lyme Regis nearly 50% of our callouts are to people who find… more...

  • The Iguanodon Restaurant - Street Theatre Performance by Emerald Ant

    28th April - 30th April

    The Iguanodon Restaurant is an outdoor theatre performance for families set in a life size dinosaur. The show lasts for 35 minutes and tells the story of the birth of geology in a fast and furious romp through 60 years… more...

  • Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

    28th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Fossiliferous fun, explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety… more...

  • Film - 'The Great Landslip 1839'

    28th April - 30th April

    Animation based on the story of the Bindon Landslip in 1839 made by Year 7 students from The Woodroffe School working with the Lyme Regis Museum and the help of Matthew Dean, a professional animator. 7mins… more...

  • Film - Coastal Erosion in Lyme Regis

    28th April - 30th April

    6th form A level Geography and Photography students from The Woodroffe School worked with professional director Justin Owen to create a documentary questioning whether erosion is a good or a bad thing for Lyme Regis. Featuring… more...

  • Dorset Geologists Association / DIGS

    29th April - 30th April

    We will be using high quality photography to illustrate the nature of the World Heritage Site, displaying local fossils and offering useful leaflets to describe the geology of the area. Membership… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • RSPB

    29th April - 30th April

    The RSPB is a local, national and global conservation charity started way back in 1889. We offer advice to give nature a home and will feature examples of wildlife-friendly homes that you could use in the garden. We… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Dorset Wildlife Trust

    29th April - 30th April

    We will be offering information on local wildlife, nature reserves and conservation. more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Geologists' Association

    29th April - 30th April

    The Geologists' Association represents geology groups throughout Britain and will attend to promote grass roots geology. We will have our GA Guides on sale and will also bring along a small specimen-based interactive… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • FabLab Devon

    29th April - 30th April

    FabLab Devon is a digital maker space in Exeter that helps people IMAGINE, INVENT & CREATE ! We have a host of tools; 3D printers, a laser cutter, CNC milling machine, hot press, dye sublimation printer, micro computers… more...

    10am - 5pm, no charge