Lyme Regis Fossil Festival

Enjoy one of Dorset's largest science festivals. Find out all about the amazing Jurassic Coast with specialist talks, walks and incredible interactive activities.

We have experts from the Natural History Museum, Palaeontological Association, British Antarctic Survey, Southampton University, Geological Society, Lyme Regis Museum, the Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre and many more. Enjoy walks, talks, theatre, music, comedy, exhibits and lots of hands-on science. So many activities for enthusiasts of all ages! Want to own a real fossil? There is a mini market of fossil trade stalls for you to find exactly what you're looking for. The perfect memento to take away.

Entry to all exhibition venues is free, with a small charge for walks and talks. There will be lots of street performances from outside the museum, Cobb Gate car park and in the Marine Shelters.


Bridge Street
Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis Fossil Festival