Forget chocolate and flowers! Celebrate Mother's Day with all the family by taking part in a Meet the Mini-Beast handling session where you can get close to creatures such as Madagascan hissing cockroaches, giant African land snails and a variety of stick insects.
These will take place in the Discovery Zone under the expert supervision of the entomology team.
Saturday 26 March: 'Meet the Minibeasts' handling session will take place between 11:00 and 13:00.
Sunday 27 March: 'Meet the Minibeasts' handling session will take place between 13:00 and 15:00.