MUSEUM CALENDAR: Major events

  • 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)
  • Visitors attending the food festival

    Spring Food Festival

    Saturday 02 May to Sunday 03 May 2020
    10.30am - 5pm
    The very best of the south east’s produce – from heritage production methods to the modern day – will be showcased at our special spring event on 2 May – 3 May. Enjoy free cookery demonstrations and short talks, shop... (more info)
  • Rare Breeds 2020 artwork

    Rare & Traditional Breeds Show

    Sunday 19 July 2020
    10.00am - 4.30pm
    The Rare & Traditional Breeds Show is back at the Museum for 2020! 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)
  • Autumn & Countryside Show: Farming, Food, Horticulture

    Thursday 03 September to Friday 04 September 2020
    10.30am - 5pm
    Experience the sights and sounds of the countryside, and celebrate the end of the harvest at this wonderful seasonal show on Saturday 3 – Sunday 4 October 2020! Our popular seasonal show features traditional working demonstrations... (more info)