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
20 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
23 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
27 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
30 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
3 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
6 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
10 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
13 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
17 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
20 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
24 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
27 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
31 August 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
3 September 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
7 September 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
10 September 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
14 September 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
17 September 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
21 September 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
24 September 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available

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Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

New Shire horse stabling tour

Fri 19 Jul 2019
14:00-15:00
The Wimpole Heavy Horse project is finished so come and take a guided tour to find out what we've been up to.

Farming, Food & Forgotten Folk

Sat 20 Jul 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole on this guided walk.

Wimpole Renewables Ground Source Heat Pump Tour

Sat 20 Jul 2019
15:00-16:00
An opportunity to find out more about our recently installed heating system

Sunday Stroll - A Brief Walk in History

Sun 21 Jul 2019
11:00-12:00
Join us on a 1.2 mile parkland walk and uncover the stories at the heart of Wimpole

Wimpole Renewable Energy - Plant Room Open Days

Tue 23 Jul 2019
11:00-15:00
An opportunity to find out more about how our recently installed ground source heat pump is keeping our visitors warm

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 24 Jul 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.