The Great Bilberry Bumblebee Hunt

This event is supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Markeaton Park - Play Area

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Sat 12 Jun 2021

Running Time: 1 hour - approximate, including any interval(s).

Most tickets cost more when booked via telephone or in person at box office. See our Ts & Cs for details.

About the event

The Great Bilberry Bumblebee Hunt is a family-friendly puzzle trail experience.

Advanced bookings are now closed.  There are sessions running at 10,30 and 50 minutes pas the hour are available to book on arrival subject to availability.  Last session is 2.50pm


Join us on a quest to discover Derbyshire’s hidden treasure, the Bilberry Bumblebee. Hear her story and find out about the wonderful world of bumblebees along the way.

We will be leading small groups (up to 5) in timed slots on a journey of discovery along the Markeaton Park Bumblebee Trail. Time to complete the trail will be between 40-60 minutes depending on numbers and age of your group.

Social distancing measures will be in place in line with government guidance on the day.


Please make your way to the blue Bumblebee Conservation Trust tent no more than 10 minutes before your time slot.

You will find the tent between the play area and craft village, near the bumblebee sculpture


If you show any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 please do not attend your session.


This event is supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund