Regular Events

Car Boot Sale


Join us on the first Sunday of every month from April until October.  

Admission is free to buyers, £6.00 to sellers.

7th April

5th May

2nd June

7th July

4th August

1st September

6th October

Museum opens to visitors at 10am. Normal entrance fees apply.  

Old Kiln Cafe opens at 8am on car boot Sundays.

Activity Thursday


Spend a day learning about the Home Guard from our very own warden, or have a go at washing clothes the Victorian Way, you could even launch an air propelled rocket from the Village Green. There’s plenty to do on our Activity Thursdays during the school holidays, explore our child sized doll’s house, ‘milk the cow’ or have a go on the pole lathe during your visit. 

11th & 18th April

30th May

25th July

1st , 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th August

31st October

Activities may vary. Activities commence at 10.30am and run until approximately 4pm.

Super Saturday


Come and join us on the third Saturday of every 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 demonstrations and have a go activities. 

16th March

20th April

18th May

15th June

20th July

21st September

19th October

Normal museum entrance fees apply. Free entry for annual pass holders.