Ramsey Rural Museum

Ramsey Rural Museum
The Woodyard
Ramsey
Huntingdon
Cambridgeshire
PE26 2XE
England

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014

Website

www.ramseyruralmuseum.co.uk

E-mail

dyardley@talk21.com

Telephone

01487 815715

01487 814304

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Ramsey Rural Museum is housed in a variety of 18th Century farm buildings. The collections include a wide variety of agricultural implements and tools used by local craftsmen. There are many examples of well restored farm machinery. An example of an old village store, a chemist shop and a cobbler's shop are among the many exhibits of items of rural bygones connected with social, domestic, craft, trade, industry and agriculture which preserve our rural history.

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

From 1st Sunday in April to the last Sunday in October:
Thursdays 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Sundays 2.00 p.m. to 5.00p.m.
Bank Holiday Mondays 2.00 to 5.00 p.m

Admission charges

Adults £4.00
Senior Citizens £3.00
Children over 5yrs £2.00
Children under 5 free
Family ticket £10 (2A + 2C)

Collection details

Agriculture, Archaeology, Aviation, Maritime, Medicine, Music, Photography, Science and Technology, Social History, Toys and Hobbies, Weapons and War

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

Heritage Open Days 2014: Warboys Archeaological Project site investigation

  • 14 September 2014

Demonstration of archaeological methods such as digging, geophysics.
Displays of finds from local archaeology projects, hopefully with some from this event. Explanation of methods used to survey site of event. Exhibition of photos relating he process of local archaological dig.

Admission

Please refer to the Heritage Open Days website for booking details and timings.

Website

http://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/directory/warboys-archeaological-project-site-investigation

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.

Heritage Open Days 2014: Ramsey Rural Museum

  • 14 September 2014

Visit the award winning museum of Fenland Heritage housed mainly in 17th century buildings. Agricultural and social history of the Fens with a themed 40's tea room, a specialist bookshop and sensory garden (wheelchair friendly)

Admission

Please refer to the Heritage Open Days website for booking details and timings.

Website

http://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/directory/ramsey-rural-museum1

Heritage Open Days 2014: Great Fen

  • 14 September 2014

The Great Fen illustrated trailer will be located at the Rural Museum with craft activities and a heritage display

Admission

Please refer to the Heritage Open Days website for booking details and timings.

Website

http://www.heritageopendays.org.uk/directory/great-fen

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