Rainforest Explorer

This February half-term, become the ultimate rainforest explorer at Dynamic Earth.

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Rainforest Explorer
About Rainforest Explorer

Pick up one of our Rainforest Explorer Challenge Packs to begin your adventure exploring tropical worlds. Explore the amazing variety of life in African tropical forests – including getting the chance to meet our very own Crocodile, Chimpanzee and Yellow-Casqued Hornbill -as part of your adventure through our galleries, and even take in a tropical thunderstorm for yourself. See if you can outrun a crocodile in Croco-mile and see if you can complete all of our challenges designed to help you become an expert in tropical worlds. Our friendly team of explorers will be on hand to inspire and help you along the way, and when you’ve got a completed challenge pack, they’ll be there to give you’re your very own official Dynamic Earth Rainforest Explorer Certificate!

*These activities are included in a ticket to Dynamic Earth and are free for Annual Explorer Pass Holders. These are drop in activities available from 10am – 4pm daily.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Rainforest Explorer are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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