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Hamptonne Country Life Museum

Hamptonne La Rue de La Patente, St. Lawrence JE3 1HS
+44 1534 863955
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27 May to 10 September - Daily - 10am to 5pm 11 September to 29 October - Open for pre-booked groups only. Dating back to the 15th Century the house and farm are brought to life with characters from the Island's past. Explore the orchard and learn about bygone crafts and quirky traditions from the resident Goodwyf. Find out more about our history of cider making and Jersey apples. During the summer visitors can meet the Hamptonne piglets and calves in the traditional farm-stead with outdoor yard and mud bath and Jersey cows graze in the fields at Hamptonne . Special events will take place throughout the year for all the family to enjoy, including the annual Fais'sie d'Cidre, and a sensational blend of sounds and cider. Find out about our Heritage Pass - four visitor attractions for the price of three on our website or at any of our visitor attractions.
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Hamptonne La Rue de La Patente, St. Lawrence JE3 1HS
+44 1534 863955
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We decided to visit Hamptonne one morning, on the spur of the moment. As we didn't have a car we took the bus. Unfortunately the driver failed to make clear where we should alight and went on to the next stop (I would think about...More

Thank timetraveller294
Reviewed 5 days ago

Such a good place to come and see. Took the guided tour which lasts an hour...goes into the history of the place. Tour round the farm and good for children as activity playground for them to play in...oh and very nice café to have tea...More

1  Thank BHNY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here today. Staff were very nice. Lots of interesting things to see. Plenty of chickens, 4 pigs and some cows. A nice cafe on site too

Thank Marie L
jerseyheritage365, Public Relations Manager at Hamptonne Country Life Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for visiting Hamptonne, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a very rainy day - had a perfect trip out. Make sure if possible to go on one of the tours as it really brings the history to life. Juliette was a brilliant tour guide - she was very knowledgeable and passionate...More

1  Thank Senslomo
jerseyheritage365, Public Relations Manager at Hamptonne Country Life Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review of Hamptonne, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. It's a shame the Jersey weather let you down though.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

But, make sure you go on a tour, otherwise it's just a collection of old buildings. Tour marvellous, great welcome from Peter on reception. Went to see the Goodwyfe in the kitchen, she was great, really and even tho we saw her again as part...More

1  Thank bishMidlands
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I spent approximately 3 hours at this charming museum. I had not been here for about 20 years and even though I'm local I learnt so much about Jersey's history in relation to farming and country life. The guided tour is a must and is...More

2  Thank rik_steiner
Reviewed 8 July 2017

a smashing insight to older working farm days kids love it adults too so much to see country life to a tea

1  Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This was a bit of a mixed bag. The setting is wonderful, the play area for the kids is great, the buildings and information displays are very interesting so all in all this was a good day. There was a wedding happening during the time...More

2  Thank debbiedu54
jerseyheritage365, Public Relations Manager at Hamptonne Country Life Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for sharing the highs and lows of your visit to Hamptonne. Our cafe is run by an external contractor, but we will pass on your comments to them right away. We will also talk to our Goodwyf regarding your comments as our living...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

The museum is situated in the centre of Jersey and was a bit hard to find but well worth the effort. There are several renovated farm buildings , a cider barn, Manor House, workers cottage etc all of which are very interesting. There are informative...More

Thank MissPicky59
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We went the on a very hot day, but the buildings here are so old, the walls so thick and the windows so small the high temperature seem to disappear and the interior of the buildings were quite cool. We used the Jersey Heritage 4...More

1  Thank Pompey1952
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