• 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 food & drink – will be showcased at our special spring event on 2-3 May. Enjoy free cookery demonstrations and short talks, shop from stall holders selling local produce, watch demonstrations... (more info)
  • Museum at Night: Mysterious Animals (Ticketed)

    Friday 15 May to Saturday 16 May 2020
    8.45pm - 11.00pm
    On Friday 15 and Saturday 16 May 2020 we will open our doors from 8.45pm for pre-booked visitors to experience our atmospheric Museum at Night guided walks with a ‘Mysterious Animal’ theme, showcasing our treasured site in... (more info)
  • Wood cutting feature page

    Historic Life Weekend: Wood Craft & Trades

    Saturday 23 May to Monday 25 May 2020
    10:30am - 6pm
    Wood is an essential building material, for homes, furniture and much more.  During this weekend you can find out about the way it is worked into the different forms, with demonstrations from a range of craftspeople and displays. For... (more info)
  • Boys playing outdoors at the Museum

    Half Term Activities: Nature

    Monday 25 May to Friday 29 May 2020
    Head to the Museum for fantastic indoor and outdoor hands-on history fun this half term focusing on the Natural World. From Bank Holiday Monday 25 May to Friday 29 May, accompanied children of all ages can channel their energy into a range... (more info)