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Rural Life Centre

Waverley

Type:Museum

The Reeds, Tilford, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 2DL

Tel: +44 (0)1252 795571

Rural Life Centre

About

The Rural Life Centre is a museum of past village life covering the years from 1750 to 1960. It is set in over ten acres of garden and woodland and housed in purpose-built and reconstructed buildings including a chapel, village hall, cricket pavilion and schoolroom.

Displays show village crafts and trades such as wheelwrighting, bakers, vets and many more. An historic village playground provides entertainment for children as does a preserved narrow gauge light railway which operates on Sundays. There is also an arboretum with over 100 species of trees from around the world.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£8.50 per ticket
Child£6.00 per ticket
Family£26.00 per ticket
Seniors over 60£7.50 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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Map & Directions

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018

Opening Times

2018 (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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