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
28 May 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
1 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
4 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
8 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
11 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
15 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
18 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
22 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
25 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
29 June 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
2 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
6 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
9 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
13 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
16 July 2019 11:00 - 12:00 Available
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

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Contact Info

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

Upcoming events

Create with Nature at Wimpole Estate

Sun 26 May 2019
10:30-16:30
Get hands on with nature at Wimpole Estate thanks to BMWi. Take part in a free creative workshop and take home your hand-made nature creation. Plus, explore the all- electric BMW i3.

Sunday Stroll - A Brief Walk in History

Sun 26 May 2019
11:00-12:00
Join us on a 1.2 mile parkland walk and uncover the stories at the heart of Wimpole

Farming, Food & Forgotten Folk

Tue 28 May 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the arable land farmed at Wimpole on this guided walk.

Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 29 May 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.

Introduction to Running- every Thursday

Thu 06 Jun 2019
09:30-10:30
If you would like to have a go at running then come along where we will work together following the Couch to 5K programme

Wimpole History Festival 2019

Fri 21 Jun 2019
10:00-20:00
Taking place for the third year running Wimpole History Festival will be a true feast of history and heritage for the whole family.