Rural Life

Rural Life

Discover the fascinating traditions of our farming history and learn about a traditional Harvest and rural skills.

  •  Visit our Bodger’s Area and learn about what bodgers made.
  • Learn about our fire kiln and saw pit.
  • See our Harvest display in Henton chapel made from our allotment and garden produce.
  • Watch sheepdog pup, Jess, in action.
  • Look at the work of Steve Keene, wood carver and turner, find out about his work and look at his stall.
  • Watch flax spinning demonstrations and find out more about it.
  • Learn about straw plaiting and see a traditional bee skep being made.
  • On Saturday only, come and watch pottery demonstrations by the Decorum and Chilterns Potters Guild. They will be creating a farm out of clay and you can help make your own farm animals!
  • See what our blacksmith is making making in the forge.
  • Discover what is cooking in Haddenham cottage.

Standard admission prices apply. Free entry for Annual Pass holders.Please book general admission tickets for either the 25th or 26th September.


Details

Date:
25th Sep 2021 - 26th Sep 2021
Time:
10:00am - 5:00pm
Open 10am - 5pm
Location:
Newland Park, Gorelands Lane, Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire, HP8 4AB
Please note:
Lots of free parking. Dogs welcome on short leads. Mobility scooters available to hire.
Contact:
Chiltern Open Air Museum

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