Things to do

We offer a variety of intellectual, physical and gastronomic activities! You can take one of our fossil tours and enjoy a fascinating journey back into the past to some 5 million years ago, enjoy a tasty meal/tea at our coffee shop, or have a picnic in our lovely garden area while your children play in the play park.

For the more active visitor, there are invigorating mountain bike trails available (you may bring your own bike or hire one of ours), for hikers we have a lovely nature trail.

Tours | Coffee and gift shop | Children play park

Guided Tours to the Dig Site with in situ 5 million year old fossils

Approximately 45 minutes

Hourly tours on weekdays:
10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00 and 15:00.

Weekend and public holidays hourly tour times are as follows:
10:00, 11:00, 12:00 and 13:00.

It is advisable to phone to confirm the tour times.

The Sivatherium Coffee Shop

Our coffee shop, The Sivatherium, provides a tasty, home-baked selection of eats. Browse our gift shop where you will find some interesting local crafts and books.

Children's play park and picnic area

The children's play park is situated in a garden area which is also an excellent venue for picnics. You may bring your own, or you may pre-arrange with our coffee shop to provide you with one.