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Pond dipping in Coventry and Warwickshire

Pond dipping in Coventry and Warwickshire

What will you catch?

As part of the educational offering, schools can visit Coombe Abbey Park to participate in pond dipping in Coventry and Warwickshire. Great fun for all, it’s also a fantastic opportunity to learn about different habitats and interesting creatures living in the ponds.

What to bring

Children should bring along a clean bucket or an empty tub and a fishing net or, visit our gift shop to purchase your pond dipping essentials.

A fun school trip

There are dedicated educational pond dipping sessions at Coombe Abbey Park for school groups, offering a fun and informative trip. Please contact us for more information.

Dip and find

Children might find water scorpions, water stick insects, dragonfly larvae, water boatman, diving beetles, water fleas, leaches, hog louse, snails and more in our ponds.

Friendly team

Our helpful staff will be happy to assist you with any queries or concerns you may have before or during your visit. They can also advise on what else you can see and do in the park that day.

  • Find out more about Coombe Abbey Park

    For more information, you can visit us at the Visitor Centre when you arrive which is open every day from 10:00am – 4:00pm.

  • More to see
    Pond dipping at Coombe Abbey, Coventry

    In the Visitor Centre you will find the Discovery Centre, with interactive exhibitions for children, and also the Gift Shop.

Find your way around Coombe Abbey

Find your way around Coombe Abbey
Pond dipping at Coombe Abbey, Coventry

Explore our Discovery Centre

Find out more about the historic woodland, wetlands and grasslands at Coombe Abbey Park in the Discovery Centre.

Pond dipping at Coombe Abbey, Coventry

Dog walks at Coombe

With over 500 acres of English parkland, there’s plenty of space for you and your four-legged friend to enjoy together in Coombe Abbey Park.

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CSR Statement

No Ordinary Hospitality Management, operators of Coombe Abbey Hotel, is a company which works across the region but has its roots very much in Coventry and Warwickshire.

We are a business that aims to benefit local people by generating profits which directly boost local services and thereby improve our communities and the lives of residents.

As our mission statement says, we “provide high quality hospitality services and experiences that deliver social value and profit for purpose”.