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
15 February 2020 11:00 - 12:00 Available

Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 29 Jan 2020
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.

Family Behind-the-Scenes at Home Farm

Wed 29 Jan 2020
11:30-12:30
Have you ever wondered what happens when Home Farm closes for the winter? Join us on a weekday tour to see behind the scenes.

Every Picture Tells a Story

Wed 29 Jan 2020
11:30-12:30
Learn about the stories behind the pictures in the Hall

Behind-the-Scenes at Home Farm

Wed 29 Jan 2020
14:00-15:00
Work on the Farm never stops! Meet our farm teams hard at work and discover what it take to look after our animals over the winter months.

Introduction to Running- every Thursday

Thu 30 Jan 2020
09:30-10:30
A gentle introduction to running, no running experience needed

Weekday Winter Basement Tours

Fri 31 Jan 2020
11:30-12:30
Learn about life below stairs on a guided tour of the servants areas in the Hall.