Coastal Capers

Head to the beach for a fun afternoon of rockpooling, beach art and games with Historic Environment Scotland!

Coastal Capers

About Coastal Capers

20th July 2019
10am - 12noon
Blackness Castle
Blackness Castle , Blackness EH49 7NH
This is a free event
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Head to the beach for a fun afternoon of rockpooling, beach art and games! Aimed at children aged between 8 and 12, must be accompanied by an adult.

Free but booking is essential.

Please contact 0131 652 8150 or rangers@hes.scot. A booking form will be sent to you to complete and return.


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