Join us for another special Enchanted Museum night opening

20th May 4pm – 8.30pm


Special late opening for Museums at Night 4 pm – 8.30 pm (last admission 7.30 pm)

As part of the national after-dark experience ‘Museums at Night’ the Museum, in Chalfont St Giles, will open for a unique and exciting family evening event. Families can enjoy spending the evening exploring the Museum’s historic buildings lit up by candle, lantern and firelight, taking a magical walk through the woods and trying their hands at fairytale crafts and activities. Visitors are encouraged to join in the fancy dress competition with prizes for the best ones.

Treat yourself to a yummy burger, hot dog or bacon roll from the BBQ on the Village Green.  Jacket potatoes, sandwiches, snacks, cakes, ice creams and hot and cold drinks will also be available, along with a selection of premium local beer and tasty cider, as well as Pimms.

  • Explore the Museum’s collection of historic buildings at night, lit up by candles and lanterns and take part in family activities
  • Children’s fancy dress competition.
  • See our princess riding a unicorn
  • Make some tree faces in the enchanted woods
  • Try out some fairytale crafts
  • Get your face painted (small additional charge)
  • Take part in the Knight’s School (ages 5 – 12, limited numbers and timed sessions)
  • Treat yourself to warm refreshments, BBQ food, Pimms and local Chiltern beer (additional charge)
  • Make your own candle (small additional charge)
  • Explore the Minotaur’s labyrinth
  • Take a stroll through the magical woodland walk and see where the fairies live
  • Toast marshmallows around the campfire (small additional charge of 50p)

Please note that Tesco Clubcard vouchers cannot be used for this event. Activities are subject to change.

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