Rainham Hall

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Nursery children at Rainham Hall during the Second World War

Exhibition: Remembering the Day Nursery at Rainham Hall 

A new experience based on the memories of the Rainham Hall day nursery (1943-1954) will open on 1 March 2017.

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What's on

Pumpkins on the door step at Rainham Hall

October half-term activities 

Carve pumpkins, follow our autumnal trail, and bob for apples as children did during the Hall’s nursery years, during our October half-term activities.

Christmas at Rainham Hall

Upcoming events

Autumnal trail

Wed 25 Oct 2017
Our trail will take you on an autumnal journey around our nearly three acre community garden.

Campfire cooking and apple bobbing

Wed 25 Oct 2017
We'll be gathering around the campfire to toast marshmallows and bob for apples.

Dig for Victory harvest

Thu 26 Oct 2017
We need your help to harvest all the different vegetables we've been growing in our Dig for Victory bed.

Pumpkin carving

Fri 27 Oct 2017
Get creative with your very own pumpkin this Hallowe'en.

'Bake do and mend' talks and tastings

Wed 08 Nov 2017
A series of weekly talks and tastings featuring recipes from the 1940s.

Rainham village Christmas fayre

Sat 02 Dec 2017
Join our Christmas craft activities and get into the festive spirit in Rainham.
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Eating and shopping

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Learning and group visits

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Venue hire

The historic Hayloft space above our Stables Cafe is available for hire

Hiring the Hayloft

The Hayloft is an elegant and exceptional hire space in the heart of Rainham village

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