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Bugtopia

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A wonderful experience

We visited today and what a lovely experience it was. Reasonably priced at £4 per person. Craig... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vic L
via mobile
WHAT A GREAT AFTERNOON

This is an excellent place to go, my daughter and 18 mnth grandaughter and myself attended today... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
shirley p
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  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“stick insects”(26 reviews)
“garden centre”(27 reviews)
“creepy crawlies”(14 reviews)
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At Greentrunks Bugtopia Kettering you have the opportunity to handle and learn about insects from around the world. Booking on the website is recommended to avoid disappointment, as there are limited places in each session. The cost is £4.00 pp 2yrs...more
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Loddington Road | Great Cransley, Kettering NN14 1PY, England
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+44 1536 799778
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited today and what a lovely experience it was. Reasonably priced at £4 per person. Craig, who showed us all the bugs was very knowledgeable and offered a calming experiencing, which allowed us to feel at ease holding the bugs.would highly recommend to families...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vic L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent place to go, my daughter and 18 mnth grandaughter and myself attended today and we went into the dinosaur area as well ( worth paying the extra ). £14 for the two of us and granddaughter and we were there from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank shirley p
Reviewed 7 November 2018

A nice place to take children. Nice knowledgeable people who make insects etc so much more interesting. You can book groups etc. Also good food at family prices. Just a. Couple of miles out of kettering

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We took our grandaughter here on friday dueing half term and for the price £12 for all three of us it was well worth the price. The host was really good and kept the kids interested, it was also really good that you got to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rangers1882
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

My little one & I come here a lot as he loves bugs & each time we come there is something new & something better. The addition of Wanda the Witch for Halloween was incredible. The whole experience was fantastic & a great place to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KBrindley1984
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Wonderful place to go with little one's, however my 19 year old daughter loved it too! She hated creepy crawlies and now she doesn't. Great place to get rid of phobia's and fears! Would recommend this place.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Rhiacrewe t
Reviewed 27 August 2018

What a splendid little gem. Suitable up to age about 7 years, I spent a lovely afternoon with 6 year old grandson, we panned for gold and were allowed to keep a piece of 'gold', the dinosaurs were excellent with a number of photo opportunities...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tilly168
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Went to Bugtopia today with my daughter and two grandchildren and thoughrilly enjoyed the experience,kids loved it and didn’t want to leave. I also found it very informative and very educational for the children and I also found out a lot of facts that I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jason A
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I first went 4 years ago and i remember the day as a good one. So i decided to go back with 6 kids in tow. Now the Bugtopia meet and greet is well worth the price pp - but when we arrived i was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 12022011brown
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Very run down shabby place felt very let down by experience. My 4 year old grandaughter just wanted to leave place on way home said i dont want to go there again.Verydepressing place

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank susan d
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Dan S
7 August 2018|
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Response from gymbob15 | Reviewed this property |
Stop spider hairs going in eyes as an irritant. Hold away as not good to breathe them in either.
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Adam H
18 March 2017|
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Response from Garry E | Reviewed this property |
Not inside.
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24linda2015
1 March 2016|
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Response from Dylan_Lewis_020 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it would be suitable
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