MUSEUM CALENDAR: September 2019

  • Historic Life Weekend: Textiles

    Saturday 31 August to Sunday 01 September 2019
    11.00am - 5.00pm
    Find out about the production of textiles, with a focus on wool and flax, as well as the later stages of spinning, weaving, braiding and natural dyeing. There is much to inspire modern makers from the skills of the past. We will also have... (more info)
  • Three men in a boat promo image of man in water

    Theatre: Three Men in a Boat

    Sunday 01 September 2019
    6.45pm (for a 7.30pm start)
    Don’t miss this wonderful outdoor theatre production by Kick In The Head, written by Jerome K. Jerome ‘Three Men in a Boat’,  as part of the Weald & Downland Living Museum’s Summer Season. After the huge... (more info)
  • Weald & Downland Living Museum site view spring

    Walking Weekend (Ticketed)

    Saturday 07 September to Sunday 08 September 2019
    Please arrive by 9.45am for a 10am start
    Join Richard Pailthorpe, former Museum Director, on a guided two-mile stroll around the Museum parkland which will include the coppiced woodland and the adjoining boundary with West Dean Park. The Museum site forms part of the 19th Century... (more info)
  • LSA house

    Exhibition: Land Settlement Association

    Wednesday 18 September to Monday 30 September 2019
    Find out about the Land Settlement Association (LSA) in Sidlesham, West Sussex. The idea of establishing small farms that could support a family had already been tried in the early years of the 1900s. During the industrial depression of... (more info)