Please note: with the exception of pre-booked school groups, the Museum is now closed for the winter. We will open on the 2 - 3 December for a special Victorian Christmas event.
Since my last blog, there have been a few developments on the Building Team. The most challenging of them all being the boss’s two week vacation in the middle of the month, leaving me in the driver’s seat! Before he left for sunnier climes, headway was made covering the stacks in Glory Mill, as perRead More
There have been happy and sad times with comings and goings on the Museum farm this summer. To start on a happy note, a calf came to the farm early in the summer to give Clementine the cow company. Both reddish brown, they can be seen at this time in the paddocks close to theRead More
Allow me to introduce myself, I am Jess, the third and final Heritage Lottery Funded Buildings Trainee to walk through the COAM gates. I am only about a month into my Traineeship, so have almost the full 18 months to look forward to and I’m excited at the prospect of what I will learn inRead More
Hi my name is Josh and I’m the new farm and site trainee. I am coming to the end of my first month at COAM and what a month it’s been. Over the past two years I’ve been studying a countryside management course which focused on wildlife and conservation, but I always have had aRead More