Walks and Talks - tickets available from the Lyme Regis TIC (01297 442138) before the Festival
or from the Festival Hut during the Festival unless indicated otherwise

    Friday, 28th April
  • Woodroffe School

    28th April 9.15am - 3.15pm

    Art activity based on this year's theme 'Time, Tide and Tectonics' - suitable for all years.... more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    No charge

  • Palaeontological Association

    28th April - 30th April

    Fossilisation - learn how fossils are made, play the game to try to become one and make your own to take home. Explore our fossil display and reconstruction of life in the Jurassic seas and try to match fossils… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

    28th April - 30th April

    Come and join us to paint and take home your very own cast of a real fossil. There are ammonites, trilobites, icthyosaur jaws, sharks teeth and more. All equipment is provided, just drop in. No need to book. Friday, schools… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, Fossil Painting from £2

  • Oxford University Museum of Natural History

    28th April - 30th April

    We will have: A Display: 'Ice Age Fossils' - amazing… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Christine Allison

    28th April - 30th April

    Join local artist Christne Allison to make huge drawings of the wonderful and mysterious creatures that have been trapped in time by the layers of the blue lias clay in Lyme Regis. Icthyosaurs, plesiosaurs, pterodactyls, ammonites… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jekyll & Hyde - Darrell Wakelam

    28th April - 30th April

    Slicing Through Time Participants can join in with Lyme Regis artist Darrell Wakelam who will be creating some large scale “Ammonite Slices” . . . these will start out small from the centre and gradually grow… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

    Saturday, 29th April
  • Palaeontological Association

    28th April - 30th April

    Fossilisation - learn how fossils are made, play the game to try to become one and make your own to take home. Explore our fossil display and reconstruction of life in the Jurassic seas and try to match fossils… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

    28th April - 30th April

    Come and join us to paint and take home your very own cast of a real fossil. There are ammonites, trilobites, icthyosaur jaws, sharks teeth and more. All equipment is provided, just drop in. No need to book. Friday, schools… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, Fossil Painting from £2

  • Oxford University Museum of Natural History

    28th April - 30th April

    We will have: A Display: 'Ice Age Fossils' - amazing… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Christine Allison

    28th April - 30th April

    Join local artist Christne Allison to make huge drawings of the wonderful and mysterious creatures that have been trapped in time by the layers of the blue lias clay in Lyme Regis. Icthyosaurs, plesiosaurs, pterodactyls, ammonites… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jekyll & Hyde - Darrell Wakelam

    28th April - 30th April

    Slicing Through Time Participants can join in with Lyme Regis artist Darrell Wakelam who will be creating some large scale “Ammonite Slices” . . . these will start out small from the centre and gradually grow… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • RSPB

    29th April - 30th April

    The RSPB is a local, national and global conservation charity started way back in 1889. We offer advice to give nature a home and will feature examples of wildlife-friendly homes that you could use in the garden. We… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • FabLab Devon

    29th April - 30th April

    Returning to the Fossil Festival for the second year running, come and find us and try your hand at scanning fossils (old and more recent !) and watch them turned into 3D models for printing. FabLab Devon is a digital maker… more...

    The Hub

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

    29th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Fossiliferous fun, explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety… more...

    Pavilion and Market Area, Marine Parade

    10am - 5pm, no charge

    Sunday, 30th April
  • Palaeontological Association

    28th April - 30th April

    Fossilisation - learn how fossils are made, play the game to try to become one and make your own to take home. Explore our fossil display and reconstruction of life in the Jurassic seas and try to match fossils… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre

    28th April - 30th April

    Come and join us to paint and take home your very own cast of a real fossil. There are ammonites, trilobites, icthyosaur jaws, sharks teeth and more. All equipment is provided, just drop in. No need to book. Friday, schools… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, Fossil Painting from £2

  • Oxford University Museum of Natural History

    28th April - 30th April

    We will have: A Display: 'Ice Age Fossils' - amazing… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Christine Allison

    28th April - 30th April

    Join local artist Christne Allison to make huge drawings of the wonderful and mysterious creatures that have been trapped in time by the layers of the blue lias clay in Lyme Regis. Icthyosaurs, plesiosaurs, pterodactyls, ammonites… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Jekyll & Hyde - Darrell Wakelam

    28th April - 30th April

    Slicing Through Time Participants can join in with Lyme Regis artist Darrell Wakelam who will be creating some large scale “Ammonite Slices” . . . these will start out small from the centre and gradually grow… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • RSPB

    29th April - 30th April

    The RSPB is a local, national and global conservation charity started way back in 1889. We offer advice to give nature a home and will feature examples of wildlife-friendly homes that you could use in the garden. We… more...

    Marquees, Theatre Square

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • FabLab Devon

    29th April - 30th April

    Returning to the Fossil Festival for the second year running, come and find us and try your hand at scanning fossils (old and more recent !) and watch them turned into 3D models for printing. FabLab Devon is a digital maker… more...

    The Hub

    10am - 5pm, no charge

  • Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

    29th April - 30th April

    Hands-on activities for all the family! Fossiliferous fun, explore our small world Antarctica, talk to a scientist, get dressed-up and let your creativity flow...throughout the day there will be a variety… more...

    Pavilion and Market Area, Marine Parade

    10am - 5pm, no charge