Summer Nature Programs at the Fossils

Summer Nature Programs at the Fossils

The entrance gate of the Novohrad-Nógrád Geopark offers special summer nature programs for pre-registered groups of 12-30 people.
The experiential program is mainly aimed at school groups, from small schoolchildren to university students, but young seniors can also register. The nature sessions can explore three habitat types: water, grassland and forest.

Group work and independent research play an important role in the session. Under the guidance of the program leader, participants make observations, collect and identify the organisms found in the area. They will also interactively evaluate their experiences, explore the relationships between organisms and analyse the problems that threaten the area's wildlife today.
Optional modules:
- Exploring wetlands
- Inhabitants of grasslands
- From the coppice to the canopy

The program starts at the following times (11 am and 2 pm daily), subject to advance booking:

15 June, 17, 22, 24, 30; 1 July, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 22, 27, 29; 3 August, 5, 10, 13, 17, 18, 25, 27 and 31.

Program (module) duration: 2 hours
Price: 10 000 HUF/module.
Age group: primary school, secondary school, university, adult and senior
Number of participants: minimum 12, maximum 30 participants.

Attention! The field session will take place only in rain-free weather. In wet weather, the session will be held indoors. The session fee is payable on the spot after the programme.

To register for the program please email When registering, please indicate the number and age of the group and whether you would like to book a morning (11h) or afternoon (14h) session on the day.