The Straws Revealed

Ever wondered what is hidden within the cupboards and drawers at Mr Straw's House? Join our 'Straws Revealed' tour to find out.

  • Booking essential

Join us for a behind the scenes tour - explore the collection in our archives and look inside the cupboards and drawers that are usually closed. See what our conservation staff and volunteers are working on and discover our new display, 'The Straws on the Home Front.' £10 per person.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £10.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01909 482380
Suitability
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
Come to reception at 5 Blyth Grove.
Accessibility
Please note the house has three steep flights of stairs and there are steps into the garden.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
16 August 2019 11:00 - 13:00 Available
14:00 - 16:00 Available

Upcoming events

Cream Tea in the Garden

Thu 18 Jul 2019
10:00-16:00
Why not join us for a scrumptious Cream Tea in the Garden?

Straw's Stroll

Tue 23 Jul 2019
09:30-11:30
Clumber Park the grand estate of the Dukes of Newcastle sits on the westerly edge of Worksop a short drive from the Straw family shop.

Poster Puzzle

Thu 25 Jul 2019
10:00-16:00
During the wars it wasn’t just the Straw family who were ‘doing their bit’ by growing at home. Everyone was encouraged to contribute what they could to their own table and every piece of land available was turned over to growing.

The Straws Revealed

Fri 16 Aug 2019
11:00-13:00
Ever wondered what is hidden within the cupboards and drawers at Mr Straw's House? Join our 'Straws Revealed' tour to find out.

Towpath Trek

Tue 10 Sep 2019
09:30-11:30
The Towpath Trek walk involves heading through the town and along the canal path.

Worksop Walks

Tue 08 Oct 2019
09:30-11:30
Join us for a guided walk, taking in the places the Straw's worked, worshipped and wandered.