Ryedale Folk Museum

Ryedale Folk Museum
Hutton le Hole
North Yorkshire
YO62 6UA
England

Website

www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

E-mail

info@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Telephone

01751 417367

Fax

01751 417367

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
Ryedale Folk Museum visitors enjoying a dance round the museum's maypole.
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Wander into 16th, 18th and 19th century thatched cottages, the Edwardian photographic studio, Iron Age roundhouse, working blacksmiths and many attractions of Ryedale Folk Museum’s 5 acre site.

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery, Heritage site

Opening hours

Ryedale Folk Museum is open daily. Our opening times are - 10.00am - 4.30pm
(last entry at 3.30pm)

Admission charges

Family (2 adults, 2 children) £ 22.50
Adult £ 7.00
Concessions £ 6.50
Child (ages 4 to 16) £ 6.00
Child under 4 FREE

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Costume and Textiles, Science and Technology, Social History, Land Transport

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

TRANSPORT IN TIME

  • 14 September 2014 10am-4pm

Discover how much
transport has changed over the years.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly

Where

The Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

Standard museum admission fees apply, please check the website for full details.

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

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.
A green field within the museum grounds on a sunny day

Holiday Fun

  • 5 — 7 August 2014
  • 12 — 14 August 2014
  • 19 — 21 August 2014
  • 26 — 28 August 2014
  • 28 — 30 October 2014

Each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday throughout the school holidays we have themed cooking in the cottage, children's crafts and a museum trail.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly
  • 5-6
  • 0-4
  • 7-10

Where

The Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

Standard museum entry fees apply

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Re-enactors weaving

A Multi Period History

  • 24 — 25 August 2014 10am-4pm

Medieval re-enactors demonstrating on site, including traditional crafts and storytelling.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

Standard Museum admission fees apply, (See website for more details)

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Blacksmith

Beginners Blacksmithing Day

  • 8 August 2014 10:30am-4:30pm

Come and learn a range of traditional forging techniques with blacksmith David Stephenson. You will then be able to apply these techniques and return home with a range of hand-made treasures.£65 per person (pre-booking only) includes course, materials and museum admission.
For further information or to book please contact the museum on 01751 417367 or emma@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • Not suitable for children

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

£65.00 per person, includes all materials.

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Learning about different crops

60’s & SCARECROWS

  • 9 — 10 August 2014 10am-4pm

Celebrating 50 years by going back to 1964 , when we first opened! With music, activities, demonstrations and more! You can also take part by entering our scarecrow competition or come along and judge them!

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

Standard museum admission fees apply.

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Old classic car

Morris Minor Car Rally

  • 31 August 2014 11am-4pm

Come and enjoy vintage cars parked throughout the site.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly
  • Any age

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

Standard Museum admission fees apply, (See website for more details)

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Come and make a glass wall hanging

Create Your Own Glass Moorland Scene

  • 5 September 2014 7-9pm

Design and make your own 28cm by 14cm kilned formed glass wall hanger. Create a masterpiece with glass artist Wendy Greenwood. Your handmade piece will make a great talking point, whether for your own home or as a gift.(please note the glass will take a week to be fired and ready for collection or posting)

£30 per person. Pre-booked only. For more information or to book please call the museum on 01751 417367 or email emma@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • Not suitable for children

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

£30 per person, £35 session & postage

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Come and make a wall hanging with us

Beginners Rag Rugging Day

  • 13 September 2014 10:30am-4:30pm

.A day course: Start to make a wall hanging or rug from your own design source, or one of our landscapes inspired by the North York Moors. Incorporates both hooky and proddy techniques.
£30 per person (pre-booked only) covers the course, materials and museum admission.
For further information or to book please contact the museum on 01751 417367 or emma@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Suitable for

  • 18+

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

£30 per person, includes all materials

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Halloween fun.

Halloween Party

  • 31 October 2014 6-8pm

Experience the museum at night with our family fun Halloween evening party 6-8pm. There will be pumpkin carving and fancy dress competitions, children’s crafts, themed food, apple bobbing & more!
For more information or to book please call the museum on 01751 417367 or email emma@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

Standard Museum admission fees apply, (See website for more details)

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Rag Rug Wreaths

Christmas Crafts: Mini Rag Rug Wreaths

  • 16 November 2014 10:30am-1pm

Make your own mini rag rug wreath to decorate your home this Christmas. For more information and booking please contact Emma on emma@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk or call 01751 417367.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • Not suitable for children

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

£12 per Christmas Craft session

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Snowflakes

Christmas Craft: Stars and Snowflakes Glass Decorations

  • 2 November 2014 10:30am-12:30pm

Make your own kiln formed glass decorations with glass artist Wendy Greenwood. (Please note the decoration would need to be collected, available after 24 hours.)
For more information or booking please contact Emma on emma@ryedalfolkmuseum.co.uk.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • Not suitable for children

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

£12 per Christmas Craft session

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

autumn leaves

Christmas Crafts – Make Your Own Natural Wreath course

  • 25 November 2014 10:30am-12:30pm

Design and make your own natural wreath with wire, moss and other natural elements! Making your home extra special this Christmas.

£15 per person, pre-booking only, includes the course, materials required and museum admission.
For further information or to book please contact the museum on 01751 417367 or emma@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • Not suitable for children

Where

The Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

£15 per person, pre-booking only, includes the course, materials required and museum admission.
For further information or to book please contact the museum on 01751 417367 or emma@ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Come and enjoy the Christmas spirit

Christmas Weekend

  • 6 — 7 December 2014 10am-3:30pm

Traditional crafts and demonstrations, cooking, music, stalls and general festive cheer.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly

Where

Ryedale Folk Museum

Admission

Standard Museum admission fees apply, (See website for more details)

Website

http://www.ryedalefolkmuseum.co.uk

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Ryedale Folk Museum WWII Handling Box

What was it like to be a evacuee during WWII? Our handling box has a typical evauee's suitcase, helmets and ration books.

How to obtain

Please contact Rebecca Carver or Emma Hirst on 01751 417367. Boxes are £25 per month. These are checked upon return for breakages. Any breakages will be charged.

Ryedale Folk Museum: Historic Toys Handling Box

Learn about playing through the ages with an historic toys handling box. From clay marbles to whip & tops, find out how children played in the past.

How to obtain

Please contact Rebecca Carver or Emma Hirst on 01751 417367. Boxes are £25 per month. These are checked upon return for breakages. Any breakages will be charged.

Ryedale Folk Museum Tudor Handling Box

A collection of items which let your class explore life in the Tudor times. Household items, such as writing implements, shoes and all forms of 'plates', bring Tudor history to life.

How to obtain

Please contact Rebecca Carver or Emma Hirst on 01751 417367. Boxes are £25 per month. These are checked upon return for breakages. Any breakages will be charged.

Ryedale Folk Museum Victorian Handling Box

Explore Victorian household and industrial items with our handling box.

How to obtain

Please contact Rebecca Carver or Emma Hirst on 01751 417367. Boxes are £25 per month. These are checked upon return for breakages. Any breakages will be charged.

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