2016 Events Programme
EVENTS
For a list of our planned railway steam days - please click here .
Toddler Tuesdays 
A morning of activities for 0-5 years. Accompanying adults will receive a complementary hot drink voucher for the Limeburners Cafe. Held on all Tuesdays during the West Sussex school holidays.

  1. 23/08
    Fun with Fire Engines
    All about fire engines. Fun activities and a story followed by a ride on a fire engine for those who would like to have one.
  2. 30/08
    Butterflies and Bugs
    A sensory and interactive session with playdough and crafts. Come and join in, following with a singing session.
  3. 25/10
    Lovely Leaves
    Details to follow.
Wicked Wednesdays
A day of activities for accompanied children of all ages
  1. 31/08
    Engineering
    Model making, bridge building, Museum facts...
  2. 24/08
    Chalking Fun
    Activities in the Base. All themed around the reason why the Museum is here. Chalking crafts and chalk facts, following with a look at the lime kilns.
  3. 03, 10, 17, 24
    Hawking About
    Hawking About will be here on the 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th August with their birds of prey flying displays.
  1. Ale at Amberley
    Sept 2, 3, 4
    Ale at Amberley
    Join us for the 11th Ale at Amberley. Local and national beers, ciders and perries, something for all tastes. Sessions on Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons (normal Museum entry) and Friday and Saturday evenings (advance tickets). Further details at http://www.aleatamberley.co.uk
  2. Historic Cycles Day
    Sept 11
    Historic Cycles Day
    See all sorts of bicycles from 1800 to the present day. The day includes an organised parade around the Museum for pre booked exhibitors. Those attending are encouraged to wear period dress.
  3. Miniature Steam Weekend
    Sept 17,18
    Miniature Steam Weekend
    Building on the success of last year's come back event, a steam show not to be missed.
  4. Amberley Autumn Bus Show and Running Day
    Sept 25
    Amberley Autumn Bus Show and Running Day
    Our ever popular bus rally returns for another year with static displays and many rides around the site on vehicles old and new, for enthusiasts and families too.
  5. Classic Landrover's Day - Sponsored by 'Classiclandrover'  - www.classiclandrover.com
    Oct 2
    Classic Landrover's Day - Sponsored by 'Classiclandrover' - www.classiclandrover.com
    A brand new event for the Museum when we welcome classic Landrovers to the site for visitors to enjoy. Exhibitors must book in advance. With thanks to our main sponsor - Classic Landrover www.classiclandrover.com for supporting the event.
  6. Autumn Historic Transport Gathering
    Oct 9
    Autumn Historic Transport Gathering
    A new name but an old favourite event: our end of season grand gathering of all sorts of vehicles and the last chance in the year to enjoy industrial trains running on the railway line.
  7. Communications Day with Jamboree On The Air (JOTA for pre-booked Scout packs). Hawking About will be here also.
    Oct 15
    Communications Day with Jamboree On The Air (JOTA for pre-booked Scout packs). Hawking About will be here also.
    Discover life before the computer. How did we communicate? Find out at this fascinating event for all ages. We are also running JOTA for pre-booked Scout groups.
  8. Halloween Activities & Evening Trail. Hawking About will be here also.
    Oct 29
    Halloween Activities & Evening Trail. Hawking About will be here also.
    Halloween themed activities suitable for all ages. In the evening (pre-booked tickets required) be spooked with a ride on the ghost train
  9. Santa Special Days
    Santa Special Days
    Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th, Wed 14th*, Sat 17th, Sun 18th and Wednesday 21st*
  10. Family Fun Day
    Aug 28
    Family Fun Day
    Fun for all the family, we will have railway steam engines in operation offering a passenger service on this day.
  11. Story Book Day & Teddy Bears Picnic
    Aug 29
    Story Book Day & Teddy Bears Picnic
    Come and hear your favourite stories and discover new literacy adventures in our story corner. Bring your teddy and your picnic! Fun for all the family with free entry for every child dressed as a story book character.
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Clieck here to purchase Fri 2nd Eve Tickets at £5
Clieck here to purchase Sat 3rd Eve Tickets at £5
Clieck here to purchase Dark Star bus & entry to Ale at Amberley £10
Clieck here to purchase Partridge bus & entry to Ale at Amberley £10
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Click here for exhibit entry form
Click here for exhibit entry form
Click here for exhibit entry form