The Farmland Museum

The Farmland Museum

Charity information

The Farmland Museum

The Farmland Museum is an independent museum which began over 40 years ago when a small boy started a collection of objects found on his father’s farm. 20 years ago this year it reopened on a site next to Denny Abbey, a Grade 1 listed monument with a fascinating history of its own which was itself a farmhouse for several hundred years.

Founded 1984

  • Mission statement

    To provide a sustainable and easily accessible resource which connects people to the history of the area through information, education, training and recreation.

  • Aims

    The Farmland Museum aims to:

    • THE PROMOTION OF THE EDUCATION OF THE PUBLIC IN THE SOCIAL AND NATURAL HISTORY, GEOLOGY AND ARCHAEOLOGY OF ENGLAND WITH PARTICULAR REFERENCE TO AGRICULTURE AND AGRICULTURAL HISTORY IN CAMBRIDGESHIRE
  • Overview

    Established: June 1984

    Registered Charity Number: 289555

    Board members: 10

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 40

    Phone number: 01223 860988

    Address: The Farmland Museum, Denny Abbey, Ely Road, Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire CB25 9PQ

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