11th August 2016 : 11am - 3pm
Discover the magical world of meadow minibeasts through the microscope with Tony Day
We will collect minibeasts from meadow areas and take a really close up look via a digital microscope connected to a television.
2 sessions: 11am-12.30pm and 1.30-3pm
Dress for the weather
The site has a small visitor centre and toilets. There will be quiz trails and colouring available on site. There is no café on site but a shop and café are nearby in Millenium Village Oval Square.
Ecology Park Gatehouse
Good level access across the site with wide wooden boardwalks and accessible bird hides. Activities also accessible. Disabled toilet and baby changing facility. Disabled parking space at end of John Harrison Way. Ring 0208 293 1904 for any special parking arrangements needed.
Free parking for 2 hours on John Harrison Way, Pear Tree Way and West Parkside but spaces limited. Good public transport access: North Greenwich tube, buses 108, 129, 132, 161, 188, 422, 472, 486. By bicycle or on foot: along the Thames Path between the O2 and the Thames Barrier with places to lock bikes.