Church Farm Village and Museum

Church Farm Village and Museum
Church Road South
Skegness
Lincolnshire
PE25 2HF
England

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Website

churchfarmvillage.org.uk

E-mail

info@churchfarmvillage.org.uk

Telephone

01754 766658

Fax

01754 766658

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The only open air museum in Lincolnshire, the Village Church Farm offers the chance for visitors to step back in time to a more simple age.

See Bob the Traction Engine paired with a Hornsby threshing drum; step inside Withern Cottage, a wonderful example of a Lincolnshire “mud and Stud” thatched cottage; explore the eighteenth century Farm House, Barn,Stables and Summer House, relax in the Tea Room Orchard and Gardens and much more...

Venue Type:

Museum, Historic house or home

Opening hours

Easter 10am -4pm

1st November onwards 11am - 3pm

Admission charges

ENTRY BY DONATION to the Village except for special events.

Collection details

Social History, Agriculture

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Victorian & Edwardian Model Transport Exhibition

  • 12 March — 19 April 2015 *on now

Vintage transportation models and agricultural carts.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Entry to museum by voluntary donation

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.
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Victorian Textiles at the Village Church Farm

  • 14 — 16 May 2015

Following a small pilot event last year and the financial support of the Daphne Bullard Trust the Village Church Farm will be exhibiting our clothing and textile collection, featuring an array of wonderful Victorian textiles and fine needlework. Many of the objects exhibited will not have been on display to the public before. Examples will date from C1800 to the latter day 1940s. Our venue is open access. Museum and tea room will be open during these evenings.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Entry is by voluntary donation

Knights of Skirbeck in battle

Medieval Spring Bank Holiday Weekend at the Village Church Farm, Skegness

  • 23 — 25 May 2015

A weekend of events at the Village Church Farm with the Knights of Skirbeck. Demonstrations of combat, cooking, stories and living history. Access to museum, tea room and shop.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£10 family ticket, £4.50 adults £3.50 concessions

WUFFA

Viking & Saxon Weekend at the Village Church Farm

  • 1 — 2 August 2015 11am-4pm

WUFFA living history re-enactment will be at the Village Church Farm Skegness demonstrating living history. Stories, cooking, combat and more. Access to the museum areas, tea room and shop,

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£10 per family, £4.50 per adult £3.50 concessions

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