Step Back in Time: Hardy's Harvest

Step Back in Time: Hardy's Harvest

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Come out, 'tis now September, the hunters' moon's begun,
And through the wheaten stubble we hear the frequent gun;
The leaves are turning yellow, and fading into red,
While the ripe and bearded barley is hanging down its head.
The Ripe and Bearded Barley Traditional Song

Join us at Scaplen's Court Museum and Garden to celebrate Harvest Festival inspired by our Hardy's Wessex exhibition. It is a time for feasting, celebrating and giving thanks.

Enjoy family themed craft and cooking activities and sample a recipe or two.

Free, donations are welcome. No booking required.


Make the most of your families visit by pre-booking a Family Afternoon Tea, available 1 – 3pm

Adult's Afternoon Tea, £15.00 pp includes a selection of sandwiches, scone, jam and cream, a selection of mini themed cakes and a Dorset tea or hot drink.

Child's Afternoon Tea, £5.00 pp includes half a sandwich, crisps, cake, veg sticks and a small orange juice or water.

To book your Family Afternoon Tea, contact our catering team.
T: 01202 128888
E: museumhire@bcpcouncil.gov.uk

Scaplen's Court is a Grade I listed building and the upper levels do not currently meet all access needs. If you would like to discuss any additional requirements, please get in touch.

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Poole Museum Service
4 High Street
Poole
Dorset
BH15 1BW
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Opening Times

Step Back in Time: Hardy's Harvest (24 Sept 2022)
DayTimes
Saturday11:00 - 15:00

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Poole Museum, Scaplen's Court and Poole History Centre are all situated very close together on the lower high street just off Poole Quay.

Parking - We do not have dedicated on-site parking available. The nearest car park is Quay Visitors car park, Strand Street, BH15 1SB and is within walking distance of the Museum.

Please note: From 1 April to 31 October, 10am to 10pm, the Lower High Street, Paradise Street and Poole Quay will be closed to motor vehicles.

Public Transport Directions

Buses - Route One links the town's car parks, bus and rail stations with the Lower High Street.

Train - The railway station is just over half a mile from the museum by a mainly traffic-free walk.

Bicycles - We have parking for bicycles and many cycle friendly routes in Poole.There is a Beryl bike bay outside Poole Museum. Beryl is a bike share scheme across Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch.

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