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The Village, Church Farm

Open Now: 10:00 - 16:00
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Great time

Great time and the grandkids loved it lots to do and very entertaining day had by all. Would go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David S
Fabulous place

Great time and interesting visit with very friendly passionate staff, many who volunteer and really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Martin S
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  • Average4%
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“traction engine”(32 reviews)
“steam engine”(25 reviews)
“tea room”(29 reviews)
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Lincolnshire's only open air museum set in 3 archers of gardens & orchard a short distance from center of Skegness. We have the oldest residence in Skegness, a Mud & Stud Cottage, historic farm machinery, a Richard Hornsby Traction Engine in full...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Church Road South, Skegness PE25 2HF, England
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+44 1754 766658
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great time and the grandkids loved it lots to do and very entertaining day had by all. Would go again without a doubt

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great time and interesting visit with very friendly passionate staff, many who volunteer and really believe in keeping it open. We went on a ‘normal’ day but there are many events through the year which are well worth attending including the steaming of the traction...More

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this old farm as part of a ghost investigation this venue as a lot to offer in the way of an historic experience it has an old school room also a ww2 museum you can see what life was like in past...More

1  Thank _bennettron58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the very warm and sincere greeting on arrival to the cheery "Please come back." at the end, we spent a lovely, interesting couple of hours. We could have stayed longer but had other things to do. The traction engine was ticking over and it...More

Thank John4725
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great time went with the family old and young it brought so many memories back for some and educated the young. All staff are very friendly helpful and knowledgeable. My husband and brother in law enjoyed their chat with gentlemen about the steam...More

1  Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the Knights of Skirbeck fighting and time spent looking around the museum. Great to see the traction engine Bob, enjoyed a drink in the tea room and fed the chickens.

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited yesterday for the knights of Skirbeck event. The weather was absolutely awful but despite this we decided to stay and enjoy the wonderful event. The displays were outstanding and the people in the tents were polite and very keen to load us with...More

Thank KatieCrane1990
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place it’s self isn’t very big but it’s so beautiful there’s some lovely things to see&the staff who volunteer there are very friendly&knowledgable!

Thank Adele A
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your visit and review. Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here as we had lunch booked for one o’clock and had some time to spare. It was an unusual place and as we went through the door a lady was doing rag rugging so aconversation ensued. There is a cafe area and small...More

Thank GerrardClan
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting, sorry you didn't enjoy.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this gem on the last day of our holiday and wished we had gone at the beginning as it would have really have started the week on a high!! We were a family of four ( teenage daughter and her boyfriend) and had...More

1  Thank John H
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for a great review. The volunteers will love to know their hard work is appreciated. We all do our best to ensure visitors have a good time. Please come again and enjoy the rest of your holiday.

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Sarah W
20 August 2018|
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Response from Trevor M | Property representative |
Yes they are, we just ask for them to be kept on a lead ( we have chickens and rabbits) and they are walked before entry to keep site as clean as possible. We hope you will enjoy your visit.
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josie2015561
11 March 2018|
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Response from Trevor M | Property representative |
Sorry for delay. We are Lincolnshires only open air museum with many things to see. WWII exhibit, rare breed chickens, Steam Traction Engine, events, Tea Room, disabled friendly. Closed Thursday. Times 10-4.
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exercet
5 September 2017|
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Response from Ann G | Reviewed this property |
Yes this site is wheelchair friendly.
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