Wild About Plymouth: Big Bug Hunt
  • Ford Park Cemetery, Ford Park Road, Plymouth PL4 6NT

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Join the Wild About Plymouth team for their annual mini-beast hunt!

Experts from the City Museum and Art Gallery, Plymouth University and BugLife will be on hand to identify your finds. Come along and get up close with spiders, beetles, grasshoppers and more. For the first time ever, we will be listing all the species we find on the Arts and Heritage Service’s blog after the event – so come along and add what you’ve discovered to this list!

Ford Park Cemetery is steeped in history and is a 34.5 acre urban wildlife refuge and home to a wide variety of plant, bird and insect life.

Admission is free and there is no need to book. Please wear appropriate clothing for the weather, and remember sunscreen if it’s sunny.

On-street parking is available around the cemetery. Meet in front of the OId Chapel at the cemetery.

Wild About Plymouth

Wild About Plymouth (WAP) is a family-friendly natural history group that is open to anyone in the Plymouth area. It is led by enthusiastic experts from Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery with support from Plymouth University and a range of other partners. 

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