FREE Beach Tots sessions for children up to age 4, come along and play, learn and discover our coastal wildlife.

This free, fun, weekly seashore session includes beach activities, games, crafts, stories, healthy snacks and a drink. Your toddler will have fun and experience nature. Using sensory activities we will explore textures, colours and shapes, comparing sandy beaches to rockpools, and the landmarks around us.

These weekly sessions are available for five weeks only, every Thursday from 20th June to 18th July 2024.

BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. Tickets are only required for children.

Booking is through Eventbrite: 

All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, and wear outdoor/weather suitable clothing and footwear.

Snacks, drinks and craft materials will be provided. Please let us know if any children have dietary requirements or allergies.

This event is funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, and is part of the SeaScapes ‘Intertidal Interactive’ Project. To find out more please visit

Meeting at Headleand Paddling Pool 

South Crescent, Hartlepool, TS24 0QG