Guided Walks

  • Traditional rural trades and crafts brochure cover
    All our 2017 courses are now on sale. Download our Traditional rural trades and crafts brochure here, you can then book online or give us a call on 01243 811021. If you would like to receive a brochure through the post, or receive our courses e-newsletter, email [email protected]k or call 01243 811021. Booking Navigate through... (more info)
  • A walk through the woodsSaturday 22 April 2017
    Starts at 2pm The walk Stroll through the woods at the Museum whilst your guide shows you different species of tree and gives advice on how to identify them. The leader Jonathan Roberts has worked for the Museum for many years and has particular expertise in social history and the artefacts which supported historic life.... (more info)
  • Dawn walk with breakfastSaturday 6 May 2017
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    Starts at 4.30am The walk Guided walk through local woods to hear the dawn chorus. Learn to identify woodland birds by song and call. Starts at 4.30am and finishes with full breakfast at the Museum. Participants will need to make their own way to the start of the walk and then to the Museum for... (more info)
  • Museums at NightSaturday 20 May 2017
    Starts at 9pm The walk Join a guided walk through the Museum site, stopping to visit some of our houses and discover how the people who dwelt there in the past would have lived during the hours of dusk and darkness. How did they light the dark? What did they do in the evenings? What... (more info)
  • Museums at NightFriday 19 May 2017
    Starts at 9pm The walk Join a guided walk through the Museum site, stopping to visit some of our houses and discover how the people who dwelt there in the past would have lived during the hours of dusk and darkness. How did they light the dark? What did they do in the evenings? What... (more info)
  • Natural navigation walkFriday 16 June 2017
    Starts at 2pm The walk Learn the practical basics of natural navigation. Natural navigation is the rare art of finding your way using nature, including the sun, moon, stars, weather, land, sea, plants and animals. You will be out and about in the Museum site so will use your surroundings as examples. The leader Tristan... (more info)
  • Bat walkFriday 25 August 2017
    Starts at 7.15pm The walk Join our guided bat walk, where bat detectors will be used to locate and identify the different types of bat that live around the Museum site. A wonderful opportunity to learn about these fascinating creatures. The leader Sue Harris from the Sussex Bat Group Participant information Please wear suitable outdoor... (more info)