MUSEUM CALENDAR: August 2018

  • Rural Life Weekend: English Scything

    Saturday 04 August to Sunday 05 August 2018
    10.30am - 5.30pm
    Enjoy exploring the Museum site and chat to the team who are scything or haymaking over this Rural Life Weekend. See scything and haymaking near the visitor centre buildings (A2) and the main demonstration area between Tindalls Cottage... (more info)
  • The Railway Children Weald & Downland Museum

    The Railway Children (ticketed)

    Tuesday 14 August 2018
    Gates open 6pm for 7pm start.
    The Railway Children A Children’s Classic Attention passengers! We are sorry to announce that all services out of Gigglesworth Station are delayed! Gather around Bobbie, Peter and Phyllis on platform one as they pass the time by sharing... (more info)
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    Vintage & Steam

    Saturday 18 August to Sunday 19 August 2018
    10.30am - 5.00pm
    Take a step back in time and experience the nostalgic sights and sounds of an era when steam and world class engineering powered the country! Visitors to the Museum’s Vintage & Steam show will enjoy all the bustle and... (more info)
  • Rural Life Weekend: Charcoal & Woodyard

    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)