October at the Weald & Downland Open Air Museum


Autumn Countryside Show 8-9th October

Just 15 minutes drive from Bosham, next to West Dean Gardens and covering over 40 acres, lies the Weald & Downland Open Air Museum. October at the Weald & Downland Open Air Museum means you can explore rescued rural buildings from different eras in our history and get a taste of what life would have been like for the people that lived in them. You can see a working Tudor kitchen, Victorian smithy and working watermill, as well as the modern Gridshell building made entirely from wood. All this is set in beautiful Sussex Countryside populated by traditional breeds of cattle,sheep and heavy horses. gridshellinterior_400

Open daily until 30th November BUT there is a special weekend on the 8th and 9th October !The Weald and Downland Open Air Museum are holding their Autumn Countryside Show when you can watch heavy horses and vintage tractors at work. There will also be displays by falconers and traditional crafts and competitions.

Situated on the A286 north from Chichester . Tickets available from: http://www.wealddown.co.uk