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In Prehistoric Seas

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In Prehistoric Seas: making a rockpool from an ancient Derbyshire sea

Where: the classroom, Buxton Country Park, Temple Rd, Buxton, SK17 9DH

When: 10.30 – 3.30pm

What animals might we find on a walk along a beach 290 million years ago as our Derbyshire limestone was being formed under the waves? Trilobites, and ancient fish, ammonites and belemnites and beautiful corals. Make your own prehistoric rockpool!

  •  free
  • no booking or tickets needed
  • activity takes about 45 minutes
  • materials provided

This event is organised by Creeping Toad on behalf of Buxton Museum and Art Gallery. It is one of a series designed to keep the principles of the museum: of education and inspiration around the history of Buxton and Derbyshire, alive and lively


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