Farming, Food & Forgotten Folk

Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole on this guided walk.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

Starting from the Stable Block, this one hour walk takes you out into the arable landscape at Wimpole. Discover past histories, buildings, archaeology, wildlife and nature as well as our current farming practices and crops we're growing today.

The basics

Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
Meet in the turning circle in front of the Stable Block.
What to bring and wear
Wear suitable clothing and footwear depending on the weather
Accessibility
The ground is fairly level and easy going on the Farm road but it can get muddy in wet weather. It depends on weather conditions as to the suitability for pushchairs and wheelchairs.
Other
Parking is free for NT members, £2 for non members

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
19 November 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
23 November 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
26 November 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
30 November 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
3 December 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
7 December 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
10 December 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
14 December 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
17 December 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
21 December 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Wimpole Estate Office
Email
wimpolehall@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01223 206000

Upcoming events

November Weekend Butler Basement Tour 2019

Sun 17 Nov 2019
11:30-12:00
Learn about the Butler's life below stairs on a short guided tour of the servants areas in the Hall.

November Weekday Winter Basement Tours 2019

Mon 18 Nov 2019
11:30-12:30
Learn about life below stairs on a guided tour of the servants areas in the Hall.

Farming, Food & Forgotten Folk

Tue 19 Nov 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole on this guided walk.

Behind the Scenes at Home Farm

Tue 19 Nov 2019
11:30-12:30
Work on the Farm never stops - meet our Farm teams hard at work over the winter months, looking after our animals and getting everything ready for the new year.

Every Picture Tells a Story

Tue 19 Nov 2019
11:30-12:30
Learn about the stories behind the pictures in the Hall

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 20 Nov 2019
11:00-12:30
Join us for a different walk each week, showing off some of the best views, woodland paths and secret seats in and around Wimpole's parkland.