Come along and learn about traditional rural skills in the Chilterns

28th & 29th September

Traditional Harvest Festival

Discover the fascinating traditions of our farming history.

  • Find out more about a traditional Harvest and rural skills
  • See sheep dogs in action working our flock of Oxford Down sheep
  • Visit our Bodger’s Area and learn about what bodgers made
  • Learn about our fire kiln and saw pit
  • See our Harvest display in Henton chapel made from our allotment and garden produce
  • Have a-go at some apple pressing
  • Come and see and learn about wheat straw harvest tokens, and decorative straw work that grew from that now endangered craft.
  • See what our blacksmith is making in the forge

Premium admission prices apply. Free entry for Annual Pass holders.

Activities are subject to change.