MUSEUM CALENDAR: Major events

  • Rare Breeds 2020 artwork

    Rare & Traditional Breeds Show (CANCELLED)

    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)
  • Summer Steam Show (CANCELLED)

    Saturday 15 August to Sunday 16 August 2020
    10.30am - 5pm
    Join us at our annual Summer Steam Show on Saturday 15 August – Sunday 16 August! Celebrate all modes of transport and learn about the impact they had on the rural community from the introduction of steam into farming practice to the... (more info)
  • Autumn & Countryside Show

    Saturday 03 October to Sunday 04 October 2020
    10.30am - 5pm
    Experience the sights and sounds of the countryside, and celebrate the end of the harvest at this wonderful Autumn & Countryside Show on Saturday 3 – Sunday 4 October 2020! Our popular seasonal show features traditional working... (more info)
  • Christmas Market

    Friday 20 November to Sunday 22 November 2020
    10.30am - 4.00pm
    Find that perfect gift and enjoy a great day out at the Museum! Our bustling Christmas Market sees over 180 stands – selling arts, crafts, food, unusual gifts and much more – ‘pop up’ in our collection of rescued... (more info)