Ayscoughfee Hall Museum

The front of Ayscoughfee Hall Museum, Spalding, Lincolnshire
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Ayscoughfee Hall Museum is set in a Medieval Hall dating back to around 1451. This fascinating grade I listed building includes exhibitions, displays and educational opportunities for all to enjoy.

The Hall is set in 5 acres of beautiful Gardens that include a 17th century icehouse, various leisure activities and Spalding's War Memorial, that was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens.

There's always lots to see and do at Ayscoughfee Hall Museum, including events, re-enactments, craft sessions and exhibitions.

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

Weds to Sun 10.30 - 16.00

Closed: Mon and Tues (except Bank holidays)
Christmas & New Year

Admission charges


Collection details

Social History, Personalities, Fine Art, Costume and Textiles, Architecture, Archaeology, Agriculture

Key artists and exhibits

  • The Johnson cup
  • Pierre Platel
  • Maurice Johnson
  • Spalding Gentlemens Society
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Summer Fun Arts & Crafts

  • 30 July 2015 11am-3pm *on now
  • 6 August 2015 11am-3pm
  • 27 August 2015 11am-3pm

Drop into Ayscoughfee Hall to make and take fun arts and crafts.
Children must be accompanied by an adult, and there's no need to book.

Suitable for

  • 0-4
  • 5-6
  • 7-10
  • 11-13


£2.50 per child, includes all materials

Listen to the Band!

  • 9 August 2015 2-4pm
  • 23 August 2015 2-4pm
  • 30 August 2015 2-4pm
  • 13 September 2015 2-4pm

Enjoy Sunday afternoon concerts in beautiful Ayscoughfee Gardens.
Bring along something to sit on and don't forget the sunshine!

Suitable for

  • Any age

Ayscoughfee 1940s weekend

  • 15 — 16 August 2015 10:30am-4pm

Come and join in the fun for the weekend, including a Battle of Britain Memorial Flight flypast on Saturday.
The event culminates in our annual parade and service to commemorate the end of World War II on Victory in Japan Day.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Ayscoughfee Hall Museum
PE11 2RA






01775 764555

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