Go Bats!

Come along for a chat about bats before heading out on a night time walk around Holyrood to track down these fascinating nocturnal animals.

Go Bats!

About Go Bats!

Join us for an informative chat about bats before heading out on a night time walk around Holyrood to track down these fascinating nocturnal animals.

Booking essential, please book online. For more information call 0131 652 8150 or email rangers@hes.scot


Image Credit: Historic Environment Scotland

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

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