Discover what’s on at The Museum of English Rural Life for families and visitors of all ages, from exhibitions, to events, and workshops. It’s a perfect day out for anyone across Reading and Berkshire.

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Upcoming Events

  • July 27 - January 30, 2022
  • Museum opening hours
  • Free
  • VIEW

THE COMMONS: RE-ENCHANTING THE WORLD

Exhibitions;

  • October 23 - November 30
  • Normal opening times
  • £4
  • VIEW

AUTUMN FAMILY ACTIVITY PACKS

Events and workshops;

  • November 28 - March 20, 2022
  • Normal opening times
  • £4
  • VIEW

WINTER FAMILY ACTIVITY PACK

Events and workshops;

  • November 28
  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • VIEW

MERLY CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EVENT

Events and workshops;

  • December 3
  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • £4
  • VIEW

FRIDAY FLEDGLINGS

Events and workshops;

  • December 21
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • VIEW

THE MERL MONTHLY CHATTY CAFÉ

Events and workshops;

  • December 21
  • 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • £4.50
  • VIEW

THE MERL FAMILY EVENT: MAGICAL LIGHTS

Events and workshops;