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Spinning Weekend

Demonstrations and cheerful chat with the Mid-Essex Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Learn about the fascinating history and processes of woolen cloth making, and have a go at spinning and weaving.

Free entry to the garden, tea-room and bookshop. Normal admission fees for entry to the house.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Suitability

Suitable for all the family.

Meeting point

Demonstrations take place in the garden and courtyard.

Accessibility

Level access to garden, courtyard, tea-room, bookshop and toilet.

Contact info

Paycocke's House and Garden

Upcoming events

Event

1920s Weekend 

Join the Companye of Merrie Folke as they turn the clock back to 1924 and celebrate the roaring 20s at Paycocke's.

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on
29 Jun to 30 Jun 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time
Event

Quiet Morning 

A chance for sensitive and neuro divergent people to explore and appreciate this elaborate Tudor house at their own pace, without distractions.

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on
2 Jul 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
Event

St George and the Dragon - A Mummers' Play 

A traditional medieval play with dance, music and merriment, for all the family

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on
7 Jul 2024
at
11:45 to 12:30
+ 1 other date or time
Event

Summer of Play 

Lively garden games and activities for all the family, in our new Nature Garden, free of charge, all through the summer holidays.

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on
19 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 44 other dates or times