The Museum is now closed for the winter. We will re-open on Monday 26th March 2018.
10 things that you might not know about Chiltern Open Air Museum The Museum has seen an increase of over 90% in visitors over the last 4 years! Over 21,000 school children visited the Museum for school workshops in 2017. The Museum has over 200 active volunteers and we couldn’t run without them. The MuseumRead More
Things have been settling down on the Museum’s farm since the summer although the harvest and Halloween events kept the COAM team busy. The new Farm and Site Manager, Alaric, is settling in well and formulating some exciting plans for the farm, meadows and woodlands for the future. It has also been quiet, not literallyRead More
Since my last blog, there have been a few developments on the Building Team. The most challenging of them all being the boss’s two week vacation in the middle of the month, leaving me in the driver’s seat! Before he left for sunnier climes, headway was made covering the stacks in Glory Mill, as perRead More
There have been happy and sad times with comings and goings on the Museum farm this summer. To start on a happy note, a calf came to the farm early in the summer to give Clementine the cow company. Both reddish brown, they can be seen at this time in the paddocks close to theRead More