MUSEUM CALENDAR: Major events

  • The Good Life: Revive, Recycle, Restore

    Sunday 05 May to Monday 06 May 2019
    10.30am - 5pm
    Rural communities were the masters of upcycling before it ever became fashionable; Making and mending, reusing and repairing and looking to nature for home grown remedies were all central parts of countryside living. Join us for our first... (more info)
  • Rare Breeds Show 2016 - Weald & Downland Museum

    Rare & Traditional Breeds Show

    Sunday 14 July 2019
    10.00am - 4.30pm
    The Rare & Traditional Breeds Show is back at the Museum for 2019! UK smallholders play a vital role in nurturing rare and traditional breeds of livestock, and hundreds of cattle, sheep, pigs and goats who will participate in the show.... (more info)
  • Saddles & Steam: Horse Power to Horse Power

    Saturday 17 August to Sunday 18 August 2019
    10.30am - 5pm
    Celebrating every mode of transport from our four legged friends to the invention of the combustion engine, this two day Summer hit will be packed with horse displays, an army of steam engines, World War vehicles and classic cars to name... (more info)
  • Pasture to Plate: Farming, Food & Horticulture

    Saturday 05 October to Sunday 06 October 2019
    10.30am - 5pm
    Exciting new Autumn show for 2019, focusing on our fabulous farming, food and horticultural heritage. Further details to follow in Spring 2019. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram (@wealddownmuseum) to stay in touch.... (more info)
  • Christmas Market

    Friday 22 November to Sunday 24 November 2019
    10.30am - 4.00pm
    Find that perfect gift and enjoy a great day out at the Museum! Our bustling Christmas Market sees over 150 stands – selling arts, crafts, food, unusual gifts and much more – ‘pop up’ in our collection of rescued... (more info)