2016 Events Programme
EVENTS
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  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.
    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. See live demonstrations of vintage radios, take part in a tune-a-radio challenge. See our restored Baird Televisor showing the origins of television. Take part in a Antenna Adventure Trail. Visit our Connected Earth hall to send a message across the site via a teleprinter link. Come and see high voltage demonstrations in the Electricity Hall.
  4. Halloween Activities & Evening Trail.
    Oct 29
    Halloween Activities & Evening Trail.
    Halloween themed activities suitable for all ages. The museum is open as usual for a fun filled day with Halloween activities. Hawking About will be here during the day. In the evening (pre-booked tickets required) be spooked with a ride on the ghost train and spooky trail at this ever popular out of hours event, with mild Halloween themes suitable for all ages. Buy your tickets and book your place on the train today.
  5. Santa Special Days - Discover Christmas at Amberley Museum!
    Santa Special Days - Discover Christmas at Amberley Museum!
    Sat 3rd, Sun 4th, Sat 10th, Sun 11th, Wed 14th*, Sat 17th, Sun 18th and Wednesday 21st* Meet Father Christmas - Ride the train and bus - Enjoy Festive food and drink - Festive activities and more. If you book for Sat 3rd, you can see Father Christmas grand arrival at 10.30am. This year we have a special day for schools and younger visitors on Wednesday 14th December. Pre-book for discounted tickets. A 36 acre site set in the South Downs, dedicated to transport and industry. Selected exhibits will be open in December, there will also be Christmas activities to enjoy. Take a ride on the narrow gauge railway or historic bus. Large free car park, next to Amberley railway station.
  6. Members Day
    Oct 30
    Members Day
    Open as normal, this is the last day of the season when the Museum thanks its members for their support. All welcome.
  7. NEW - Corvette Car Club Sussex UK Club Visit
    Oct 16
    NEW - Corvette Car Club Sussex UK Club Visit
    NEW A visit from 10-20 Corvettes at the Museum with Corvette Car Club Sussex UK. Corvettes are the all American affordable sports car. The first corvette was launched in 1953 called simply a C1. General Motors are still making corvettes today and the latest model is the C7. Apart from the very early cars all corvettes have V8 engines. The sturdy steel chassis design supports a lightweight GRP body which helps the later cars achieve just under 200mph. In the Classic Corvette Club UK we have approximately 800 members with about 60 owners in Sussex.
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Toddler Tuesdays 
A morning of activities for 0-5 years. Accompanying adults will receive a complementary hot drink voucher for the Limeburners Cafe. 


  1. 25/10
    Lovely Leaves
    Details to follow.
Wicked Wednesdays
A day of activities for accompanied children of all ages
  1. 26/10
    Details to follow