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The Village, Church Farm

Church Road South, Skegness PE25 2HF, England
+44 1754 766658
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Well worth a visit

The staff were very helpful and took time to explain the ins and outs of Lincolnshire rural life... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Doug H
A hidden treasure

A hidden treasure, great for couples and families makes one realise how things have changed in a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sueandfriends
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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 working order and so much more. You can finish off your visit in our Tea Room, The Haven.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“traction engine” (29 reviews)
“steam engine” (26 reviews)
“tea room” (26 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Church Road South, Skegness PE25 2HF, England
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+44 1754 766658

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were very helpful and took time to explain the ins and outs of Lincolnshire rural life. The military connection was especially interesting, along with the steam engine, and the poultry section.

Thank Doug H
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, we try our best. TM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A hidden treasure, great for couples and families makes one realise how things have changed in a short span of time. A visit here is relaxing wander into the past,there's a reasonable priced tea room and friendly staff of which I believe most are voluntary....More

Thank sueandfriends
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit, our volunteers work hard to make it so. TM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love coming here with my kids, it's a great day out well worth the trip to skeg, were locals and come very often

Thank johntrever
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you. Great to know you enjoyed it. TM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made us feel so welcome. Last day of butlins holiday and visited here. Ended up staying for 3 hours. Personal tour of the World Wars rooms and Stan let my 3 year old sit on the steam car. Cake was epic and the coffee was...More

Thank bigmeads21
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for review, our volunteers work hard to make visits enjoyable. TM

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone should make an effort to visit , especially when their themed weekends are on. Been numerous times over the last 15 years as l live close by. Throughout the year they have a varied schedule ranging from Knights , Indians, Steam punk , to...More

Thank FletchBradley
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a great review. It makes a great difference for our volunteers to know their efforts are worth it. TM

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited in time for lunch. It is free to get in but welcomes donations (and volunteers). Good exhibits especially the old farm house which was very atmospheric.

Thank Nettiekl
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming. Glad you enjoyed. TM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous place to go and visit whilst in Skegness. I went with family and friends and they too enjoyed it. There is lots to see including BoB the steam engine (which you can get up on) old machinery, tractors, hens and there are rooms with...More

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

Thank you for visiting. Glad you enjoyed it. TM

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Whilst holidaying at Chapel St Leonards, we decided to visit The Village:Church Farm. What a wonderful little place. The volunteers are so helpful and informative. Very interesting history to the place and fantastic old farming equipment to see. My partner being a former farmer/shepherd was...More

Thank Sally D
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for leaving such a good review, we hope to welcome you again. TM

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Went here because it was rated the number one thing to do. It was alright to be fair the ww1&2 was interesting and so was the farm house. There isn't loads of animals few chickens few rabbits. The food was nice and the staff were...More

Thank Meg J
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Glad you enjoyed your visit. TM

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We took our 7 year old granddaughter on a trip to Church Farm during the school summer holiday. The entry was by donation, we entered through the shop and cafe and out into a grass area. A beautiful old farm house is open to the...More

Thank ABarnes56
Trevor M, Manager at The Village, Church Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thank you for leaving such a detailed review, our volunteers do their best to ensure the site is welcoming. TM

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exercet
5 September 2017|
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Response from jojo9090 | Reviewed this property |
The grounds are but house wouldn't be
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14 July 2017|
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Response from colin r | Reviewed this property |
Along with parking there is hook ups for overnight caravan use
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Fulltoe
4 April 2016|
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Response from Trevor M | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your question. We are open every day with the exception of Mondays from 10am-4pm. We look forward to your visit
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