may, 2017

20may4:00 pm8:30 pmEnchanted Museum


Event Details

Special late opening for Museums at Night 4 pm – 8.30 pm (last admission 7.30 pm) As part of the national after-dark experience ‘Museums at Night’ the Museum, in Chalfont St Giles, will open for a unique and exciting family evening event. Families can enjoy spending the evening exploring the Museum’s historic buildings lit up by candle, lantern and firelight, taking a magical walk through the woods and trying their hands at fairytale crafts and activities. Visitors are encouraged to join in the fancy dress competition with prizes for the best ones. Treat yourself to a yummy burger, hot dog, bacon roll or falafel burger* from the BBQ on the Village Green.  Sandwiches, snacks, cakes, ice creams and hot and cold drinks will also be available, along with a selection of premium local beer and tasty cider, as well as Pimms.
  • Explore the Museum’s collection of historic buildings at night, lit up by candles and lanterns, and take part in family activities
  • Childrens fancy dress competition (6pm)
  • See our princess riding a unicorn
  • Make tree faces
  • Wander through the Enchanted Forest
  • Try out some fairytale crafts
  • Enjoy exciting sword fighting demonstrations
  • Make your own beeswax candle or have your face painted (small additional charge)
  • Learn to be a medieval knight in the Knight’s School (ages 5 – 11, limited numbers and timed sessions)
  • Treat yourself to refreshments, BBQ food, Pimms and local Chiltern beer (additional charge)
  • Make your own candle (small additional charge)
  • Toast marshmallows around the campfire (small additional charge of 50p)
The Enchanted Museum event will still go ahead in all English weather! We regret that we cannot accept Tesco Clubcard vouchers or 2-for-1 vouchers for our Enchanted Museum event. Activities are subject to change.


(Saturday) 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Chiltern Open Air Museum

Chiltern Open Air Museum, Newland Park, Gorelands Lane, HP8 4AB


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