Great Coxwell Barn

Great Coxwell Barn

Things to see and do

Girls pond dipping at Great Coxwell Barn, Oxfordshire

50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 at Great Coxwell Barn

Plan your visit so you can enjoy the great outdoors and let the kids cross off some 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ challenges.

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Great Coxwell Barn

What's on

Family pond dipping at Great Coxwell Barn Oxfordshire

What's on 

Take a look at what's on at The Buscot and Coleshill Estates. History walks, a Big Camp, open afternoons - there's plenty for you to enjoy.

Upcoming events

Second World War Operational Base open afternoon

Sun 10 Jul 2016
14:00-17:00
Descend into darkness and imagine life as a sabateur exploring our secret underground replica bunker on this family-friendly open afternoon. Coleshill Mill will also be open so why not pay a visit and see flour being made? (Dependent on water level)

Coleshill Mill open afternoon

Sun 10 Jul 2016
14:00-17:00
Ever wondered how grain is turned into flour? Visit our restored working mill at Coleshill and find out more... you can also explore our replica Second World War Operational Base which will be open this afternoon.

Second World War walk

Thu 14 Jul 2016
18:00-20:00
Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history on this informative early evening walk through village, woods and parkland at the home of the British Resistance.

Big Camp 2016

Sat 16 Jul 2016
14:00-23:00
Come and join us for the Big Camp at Buscot - your one chance a year to camp by the River Thames at Buscot village. Sorry, we're now fully booked, but you can find out about other Big Camps at www.nationaltrust.org.uk/bigcamp

River ramble

Sun 24 Jul 2016
14:00-15:30
Kids will love this gentle, but probably rather wet, afternoon ramble along the River Cole.

Trails along the river bank

Wed 03 Aug 2016
13:30-16:30
Join our Ranger on a gentle family discovery walk along the River Cole.
Great Coxwell Barn

History

Core samples from wooden timbers at Great Coxwell Barn Oxfordshire

How old is Great Coxwell Barn?  

‘How old is the barn?’ is a question asked by most visitors. Here's how we found out the answer.