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Great Missenden Food Festival

NEWS: Unfortunately, due to the weather, Great Missenden Food Festival has been cancelled. Please contact the organisers, Love Food Live, with any queries. Friday 30th March – Monday 2nd April at Chiltern Open Air Museum This Easter weekend Chiltern Open Air Museum will be hosting the Great Missenden Food Festival. This popular food festival is

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A Buildings Team update

When I started at the museum, I had hoped to write a blog every month or so to let you all know what I/we were up to. This was seemingly quite optimistic as it has been about three months since my last post! Here is a little bit of what I have been up to

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Tractors, Tractors and Tractors

As you may have guessed from the blogs title, there is something I have become very fond of whilst being here at COAM……. TRACTORS! Having very limited experience on tractors, but a keen interest since from when I can remember, I made a tractor driving course high on my priority. I attended a two day

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Amersham prefab at COAM

10 things that you might not know about COAM

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 Museum

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