The Great Brick Safari at Marwell Zoo

Lego Brick Safari

This week Marwell became the first zoo in the UK to host a collection of giant LEGO® brick animals and we were lucky enough to be some of the first to find them. Over 2 million LEGO® bricks were used to make 81 stunning sculptures representing 27 different species, created by LEGO building company Bright Bricks. Among them is a 1.5 tonne elephant, a life size Bengal tiger and a family of lions. Other sculptures have been inspired by Marwell’s diverse… Continue Reading “The Great Brick Safari at Marwell Zoo”

Days Out in Review – July to December 2016

Dorset Segway

We have had so many exciting adventures this year that I have had to split my round-up post into two sections. You can read about our January to June highlights here and welcome to our adventures from July to December. July 2016 With Sebby being a little older and at Nursery now, I have managed to attend some blogging events that I have only watched from afar and this year I attended my first ever Christmas in July event with Asda.… Continue Reading “Days Out in Review – July to December 2016”

Marwell Sunset Party in the Park

We were invited to Marwell’s Sunset Party in the Park and on June 13th, which sees the park open to the public from 6.30pm – 9.30pm. As it was a Friday night I didn’t mind changing the kids bedtime routine as seeing the animals at dusk is a real treat and they are so much more active than they are in the day. We arrived as it opened and enjoyed a talk about the Penguins.  I never did find out… Continue Reading “Marwell Sunset Party in the Park”

Christmas at Marwell

Marwell Christmas

A few weeks ago I got to review Marwell Wildlife as part of the Britains Best Days Out feature by Money Supermarket. We had a fantastic time and when they invited us to return to see Christmas at Marwell we couldn’t say no! Christmas at Marwell runs from 24th November until 24th December and you are required to book in advance – hurry though as slots are filling up fast!! We chose to visit Marwell during the day to give us a chance to re-visit all the… Continue Reading “Christmas at Marwell”