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Enjoy an afternoon of seasonal family fun!
November 25, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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November 25, 2018
12 – 4pm
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The Museum of English Rural Life
The Museum of English Rural Life, Redlands Road
Reading, Berkshire RG1 5EX United Kingdom
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Red and green Christmas cracker

It’s nearly Christmas and we’re celebrating with a few seasonal delights!

Museum Shop Sunday logo with the word Shop in white against a sage green heart shapeCome along to our special ‘Museum Shop Sunday’ family Christmas shopping event on Sunday 25th November from 12pm and 4pm. Follow our free Christmas trail though the galleries, treat yourself to some nibbles*, enjoy our 50p raffle with lots of prizes, and take advantage of 10% off the RRP on all toys and children’s books in our gift shop.

*free apple juice and biscuits for the little ones (donations welcome!)


Enjoy a selection of drinks and snacks from our cafe.

You are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy in the garden. Picnic benches are available or bring a picnic mat and sit on the lovely, big lawn!


Please note that the museum’s car park can fill up quickly at busy times. Parking is also available in the University car park on Acacia Road, adjacent to the museum. Please collect a permit from reception on arrival.

We encourage visitors to use public transport wherever possible. Please visit our Getting Here page for details.