May Events 2019


May 4th : Jazz Jam with The Vic Cracknell Swing Band

 New for 2019, experience an afternoon filled with jazz hosted by Farnham’s very own Vic Cracknell. Chill out in the Frensham Building to the sounds of 1940s  tunes and more with entertainment from Vic's Swing Band, The Three Amigos and  Zena Deakin.

May 9th : Lilies on the Land - a play by "The Lions Part"


Lion and Unicorn Players Present Lilies on the Land

Spend and evening in the company of the Women's Land Army as the Lion and Unicorn Players present their performance based on the epic tale of the Land Girls in the Second World War. Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start.  Tickets are available from

Tickets will go on sale on April 1.

May 11th & 12th : A Village at War

Experience many of the sights and sounds of a World War II village. Harking back to 1944, the museum is alive with civilian and military personnel. There will be music, military demonstrations, re-enactments and much more.


May 18th : Super Saturday

This year we are introducing an exciting new event to appeal to all the family. Activities will vary each month, but may include mini talks and tours to learn more about the museum and the stories it tells. There will be interesting demonstrations and usually you may be able to have a go! 

May 18th & 19th : Double LL Club meeting

A group of machinery and collection enthusiasts have adjusted their goggles in readiness for a return visit to the museum.


May 18th : Teddy Bears Picnic

Venture in the centre today to enjoy a host of Teddy Bear related activities.  There will be story telling, a teddy train throughout the museum and face painting*. Bring your teddy along and have a picnic in the grounds.. At 2pm, join us for a teddy disco in the Frensham building.

*small charge applicable.

May 26th : Bus & Coach Rally

Enjoy a day of passenger power with the ever-popular Bus & Coach Rally. A whole range of vintage vehicles will be on parade, some of which will be taking visitors for a nostalgic ride through the local lanes. This promises to be a day when a passion for the past takes a front seat. The day will also feature free vintage bus rides and there will be stalls displaying memorabilia.


May 30th : Activity Thursday


Find out old-fashion clothes washing with a mangle! There will be period toys to play with and of course the very popular rocket launching! The giant dolls’ house and period toys fascinate the youngest children, while others tackle the pole lathe and ‘milk the cow’.

Normal Museum admission charges apply.