The Big Dig

Family friendly

A blue plant pot and a small trowel full of soil
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Suitable for children between age 4 and 10, young gardeners will enjoy getting their hands dirty at The Big Dig at Sadler’s Yard in Ancoats.

What kind of soil do we have in the yard? What is it made of? And also how does it work? We’ll find the answers to all of these questions and more.

With lots of digging and discussion, we’ll find out all about soil together. And then, in a few weeks time, when the soil warms up, we’ll start planting seeds too.


The Big Dig
Image: The Big Dig

Plan your visit

Redfern Street
M60 0AB
Open 24 hours
Open 24 hours
Open 24 hours
Open 24 hours
Open 24 hours
Open 24 hours
Open 24 hours

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