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, 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 walk takes place in the parkland with grass pasture. It will depend 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
26 March 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
30 March 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
2 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
6 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
9 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
13 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
16 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
20 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
23 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
27 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
30 April 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
4 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
7 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
11 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
14 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
18 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
21 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
25 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
28 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
1 June 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

Wimpole Spring Concert Season: Lily Neill

Mon 25 Mar 2019
20:00-22:00
Lily Neill returns to Wimpole Estate with her signature repertoire of 17th and 18th Century harp music, tango, ragtime, traditional music from around the globe, and captivating original compositions.

Farming, Food & Forgotten Folk

Tue 26 Mar 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole on this guided walk.

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 27 Mar 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.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 19 Apr 2019
10:00-10:30
Bring the whole family together this Easter and explore our nature-themed Cadbury’s Easter Egg Hunt at Wimpole. Learn about Wimpole wildlife, solve the clues and pick up your chocolatey prize. Book in advance- don't miss out!

Basic Blacksmithing Courses 2019

Sat 20 Apr 2019
10:00-16:00
An introduction to blacksmithing in Wimpole's own blacksmith shop where you will learn the magic techniques of this old craft and take home the object you make.

Lambing Time

Sat 27 Apr 2019
10:30-17:00
Celebrate the arrival of spring by watching the frolics of new born lambs at Home Farm.