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THU 30 OCT

Autumn Tea and Talks - Fens at War (1914-1918)

Burwell Museum of Fen Edge Village Life, Burwell

Run by: Burwell Museum of Fen Edge Village Life

‘Fens at War (1914-1918) - Zeppelins and Casualties' with Mike Petty MBE.

clock14:00–15:00

Suitable for any age

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Join lecturer and historian Mike Petty to find out what happened in the Fens during the Great War, and the impact on the lives of local people. Tea and cake follow the talk.

Booking essential, please email education@burwellmuseum.org.uk or call 01638 605544.

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Cost

Normal admission charges apply. Adults: £4.00, Children (5 - 16): £1.50.

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Burwell Museum of Fen Edge Village Life

Mill Close, Burwell, CB25 0HL

About this location

A museum (reg.charity No.290431), run entirely by un-paid volunteers, depicting village life on the edge of the Show more… Cambridgeshire Fens from the Saxons to the 60's. The displays are housed in various attractive buildings including an 18th Century timber framed barn.
Stevens' Mill, a Grade II* Listed windmill next to the museum site, is part of the museum but is awaiting full restoration. Visitors can not go inside until restoration is finished. The mill is on the English Heritage Historic Buildings At Risk Register and will remain on it until enough money has been raised to complete the restoration.
The museum has a Friends group who amongst other things help to staff the museum on open days and organise fund-raising events.
Further details about the museum can be found on our website www.burwellmuseum.org.uk (click the link above right) The website also includes a "Gallery" containing many photos and videos of some of our displays, our interesting buildings and many of our Special Events from 2004 to present.
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A museum (reg.charity No.290431), run entirely by un-paid volunteers, depicting village life on the edge of the Cambridgeshire Fens from the Saxons to the 60's. The displays are housed in various attractive buildings including an 18th Century timber framed barn.
Stevens' Mill, a Grade II* Listed windmill next to the museum site, is part of the museum but is awaiting full restoration. Visitors can not go inside until restoration is finished. The mill is on the English Heritage Historic Buildings At Risk Register and will remain on it until enough money has been raised to complete the restoration.
The museum has a Friends group who amongst other things help to staff the museum on open days and organise fund-raising events.
Further details about the museum can be found on our website www.burwellmuseum.org.uk (click the link above right) The website also includes a "Gallery" containing many photos and videos of some of our displays, our interesting buildings and many of our Special Events from 2004 to present.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Burwell Museum of Fen Edge Village Life.

Please register in advance.

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