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THU 28 AUG

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Agricultural Power from the Past

Beamish Museum, County Durham

Run by: Beamish - The Living Museum of the North

Beamish is hosting Agricultural Power from the Past, an extravaganza of horse power, steam power and everything in between.

clock10:00–17:00

Suitable for any age

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Horse drawn vehicles, bicycles, motorcycles, trams, stationary engines, tractors, railway locomotives, traction engines and a host of fascinating agricultural machinery will be on display and in action in all areas of the museum. Agricultural Power from the Past forms part of the Festival of Agriculture.

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Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Fri 29 Aug 10:00–17:00
  2. Sat 30 Aug 10:00–17:00
  3. Sun 31 Aug 10:00–17:00

Cost

Adult £17.50. Senior (60 years) / Student* £13.00. Child (5 - 16 years) £10.00. Child (Under 5) FREE. Family (1 Adult + 2 Children) £32.00. Family (2 Adults + 2 Children) £46.00.

Information about this activity is provided by Culture24

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Beamish Museum

Beamish, County Durham, DH9 0YB

About this location

Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish, and discover what life was like in North East England in Georgian, Show more… Victorian and Edwardian times.
Beamish is a living, working museum, set in 300 acres of County Durham countryside. Costumed demonstrators bring to life the Edwardian Town and Pit Village, complete with original drift mine. At Home Farm and Pockerley Old Hall, experience firsthand how the Industrial revolution transformed agricultural life in the region. The buildings you see at Beamish are not replicas, but have been reconstructed brick-by-brick to give visitors a real sense of history.
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Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish, and discover what life was like in North East England in Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian times.
Beamish is a living, working museum, set in 300 acres of County Durham countryside. Costumed demonstrators bring to life the Edwardian Town and Pit Village, complete with original drift mine. At Home Farm and Pockerley Old Hall, experience firsthand how the Industrial revolution transformed agricultural life in the region. The buildings you see at Beamish are not replicas, but have been reconstructed brick-by-brick to give visitors a real sense of history.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Beamish - The Living Museum of the North.

Please register in advance.

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