There is no access to the site unless by prior appointment. Throughout the winter we are happy to take bookings from schools and groups who would like to visit the site while we are closed. The good news is that we will be open again on some days during February half-term – keep a look out ... Read more
Farmland Museum is participating in Prosper, a business support programme from Creative United. Prosper is designed to improve confidence and capabilities within business in the arts, museums and galleries. The programme is working with 70 businesses to help increase the resilience and investment across the sector. About Prosper • Prosper is an Arts Council England (ACE)-supported programme ... Read more
We regularly post on Facebook, and Twitter and now you can follow us on Instragram! Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Denny.Farmland (please ‘like’ us via our Facebook page and not this website) Twitter -http://twitter.com/FarmlandMuseum Instragram – https://www.instagram.com/farmland_museum Read more
Our Season Tickets offer great value for money and are perfect for visitors who love coming back throughout the season! Read more
Singing songs are an integral part of our culture – lyrics celebrate all aspects of our lives. People living in Cambridgeshire who worked on the land or in rural industries would have sung songs celebrating the seasons, their lives, the good times and the bad, they’d poke fun at their neighbours and use singing as a ... Read more
September 10, 2017 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
A national event celebrating Britain’s heritage. Free admission between 10.30am – 5pm Sunday 10 September Join Ann – a Poor Clare Nun – on a tour of the Abbey For families – Family Discovery Trail, children’s make & take crafts and pond dipping (at set times). Make a tasty treat for birds. Lorna Delanoy will be talking about the history ...
June 18, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Treat dad, mum or any other member of your family to a day out at Denny! Lots of different activities to appeal to all ages. Activities (running from 10.30am – 4pm): model railways, the museum’s working engines, tours of the Abbey (at 2.30pm and 3.15pm) Pick & Mix craft activities to do together, Face painting (between 11am – 12pm, 1pm – 2pm, ...
May 29, 2017 5:00 PM -
One of our very popular events that is so much fun! The two day event (Sunday 28 & Bank Holiday 29 May) embraces all things 1940s! Expect to meet costumed re-enactors including GIs, period demonstrations, listen to (and join in with ) 1940s songs performed by Mike Ruff, and admire vintage vehicles. Make your own 1940s brooch at Karen’s Make ...
May 1, 2017 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Join us for May Day fun – a great day out for the whole family! Lots for you to see and do today. Craft Stalls include ceramics, patchwork, beaded jewellery, wild life art, photographic prints and much more from 10.30am – 4pm (museum open until 5pm) Visit the Museum’s fund raising area – tombola, face painting and plants Activities during the day ...
June 10, 2017 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
An exclusive event for English Heritage members. Starting at 10.30am enjoy a cup of tea with Museum Manager Ann Wise while she gives an informal chat about the history of Denny Abbey. She will then take you on a tour of the Abbey and Refectory pointing out significant architectural details that help date the Abbey’s fascinating past ...
The Trustees have established a new scheme for people who would like to support the Farmland Museum financially. The Farmland Museum needs on-going financial help so that working, in partnership, with English Heritage it can continue to provide a unique place where visitors can learn about their local history and enjoy a serene and peaceful environment. We welcome ... Read more
We appreciate all donations great and small! This year (2016) we’re actively seeking sponsorship and funding from local companies. We’re delighted this year to be supported by The Marshall Community First Fund. Their donation will help towards the running costs of the museum, the care of the collections and our education programme. If you run a company and would ... Read more
Have you got the skills and expertise to help the museum become more sustainable? Read more
Come back later to find out about our 2015 programme of temporay exhibitions Read more
Visitor feedback following our Medieval Life at Denny event during August. Read more