MUSEUM CALENDAR: Demonstrations

  • The Warwicks at the Weald & Downland Living Museum

    Warwicks Regiment Living History Group

    Saturday 21 October to Sunday 22 October 2017
    10.30am - 5.30pm
    We are pleased to welcome members of the Warwicks regiment to the Museum on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 October 2017. The Warwicks (The Royal Warwickshire Regiment) 1914 – 1918 are a dedicated Living History Group formed to... (more info)
  • Guy Fawkes Day Bonfire Night

    Guy Fawkes Day Family Activities

    Sunday 05 November 2017
    10.30am - 4.00pm
    Visitors to the Museum on Sunday 5 November can watch and participate in a number of traditional and craft activities with a Bonfire Night theme. Hear the 1605 story of Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot, see the bonfires lit in celebration... (more info)
  • Demonstrating an English scythe

    Rural Life Weekend: English Scything

    Saturday 04 August to Sunday 05 August 2018
    10.30am - 5.30pm
    Join us to find out more about traditional scything and haymaking during this informal weekend of demonstrations and displays. Over this weekend we plan to include demonstrations on: Scything and hay making Scythe set up and maintenance... (more info)
  • Charcoal & Woodyard Weekend

    Saturday 25 August to Monday 27 August 2018
    10.30am - 5.30pm
    Visitors to the Museum over the Bank Holiday weekend, Saturday 25 to Monday 27 August, can experience a traditional charcoal burn and a whole host of demonstrations in our working woodyard. During the weekend an early 20th century earth... (more info)
  • Autumn Countryside Show

    Saturday 06 October to Sunday 07 October 2018
    10.30am - 5.00pm
    Experience the sights and sounds of the countryside, and celebrate the end of the harvest at this wonderful seasonal show! Our popular seasonal show features traditional working demonstrations – including heavy horses and vintage... (more info)