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Lyme Regis fossil walks

Befferlands Farm Workshops, Charmouth, Bridport, England
+44 7808 321438
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Really informative and great value

We weren’t sure our, albeit dino/fossil mad, 5 year old would last 2 hours, especially with a 30... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hannah G
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Rugby, United Kingdom
via mobile
A great morning

This was a great way to learn about fossils. We regularly stay in Lyme at my parents holiday home... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen B
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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Befferlands Farm Workshops, Charmouth, Bridport, England
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+44 7808 321438
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We weren’t sure our, albeit dino/fossil mad, 5 year old would last 2 hours, especially with a 30 minute talk to start. However Chris managed to make it engaging and informative for kids and adults alike and was very patient. Well worth going if you’ve...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great way to learn about fossils. We regularly stay in Lyme at my parents holiday home but had never been on a fossil hunt. Chris, Paddy & crew we’re excellent. Very knowledgeable but also made it entertaining. My 7 year old boy...More

Thank Karen B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great tour, very interesting information shared the whole time loads of fossils to be found only downside and my only reason for making this down was that there were too many children in this group, perhaps numbers could be restricted? As a couple interested in...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

It is amazing, all these fossils just laying on the beach floor waiting to be collected is just mindblowing

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

thank you so much for sharing your knowledge, passion and humour with our small party today, my son Nathan was over the moon with his finds you helped lead him to ,ive lived in the area for years spending a lot of time on the...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

A friend and I did this tour with Paddy and Colin. The guides were funny and extremely knowledgeable. The tour is listed as three hours but ours was about four hours so bring a drink and something to eat as it goes over lunch time....More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Anyone with an interest in fossils needs to join this tour. Our hosts, Colin and Paddy provided a brilliant double act that made the three hours whip by. They were able to engage everyone from crusty old folks to young children in the mystery of...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We recently had a guided fossil walk with Brandon Lennon, which we thoroughly enjoyed. Brandon is very knowledgeable and personable and has great enthusiasm for the subject. During the walk, Brandon showed us many different types of fossils, providing advice and tips on where to...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

A great way to spend an afternoon in Lyme Regis if you are a fun of fossils or just want to know a bit more about that. The guides were very entertaining and enthusiastic, they involved kids very well, but also provided very informative talks....More

Thank Marco R
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

22/08/2017. I had no idea how to find fossils at all. I had promised my son, Sam, that he would return home with fossils from Charmouth Beach! Saw a sign at the beach for fossil walks. Emailed Chris the very next morning. He fitted us...More

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sidj6
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Response from Alan1fromOz | Reviewed this property |
We booked online through the Lyme Regis museum site. Well worth it.
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