Heavy Horse Courses

  • Horse loggingSunday 24 March 2019
    10am-3.30pm The course For those with some heavy horse experience. A day working with heavy horses extracting timber from local woods. Participants must be physically fit. The tutors Mark Buxton is the Museum’s horseman. He has wide experience in working with horses and has come to the museum from the Royal Parks, where he was... (more info)
  • 10am-3.30pm The course A mix of theory and practice using the Museum’s team of heavy horses. An introduction to stable care, feeding, harness and safe handling of draft horses. The tutor Mark Buxton is the Museum’s horseman. He has wide experience in working with horses and has come to the museum from the Royal Parks,... (more info)
  • Ploughing with heavy horsesSaturday 17 November 2018
    FULL
    heavy horses
    To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected] 10am to 3.30pm The course A day giving participants the opportunity to work with the Museum’s team of heavy horses and have a thoroughly enjoyable day. The course is hands-on and very physical. On this day participants will learn the basics of... (more info)
  • Ploughing with heavy horsesSunday 18 November 2018
    FULL
    heavy horses
    To be added to the waiting list please call 01243 811021 or email [email protected] 10.00am to 3.30pm The course A day giving participants the opportunity to work with the Museum’s team of heavy horses and have a thoroughly enjoyable day. The course is hands-on and very physical. On this day participants will learn the basics... (more info)