24 Jun 2022 - 4 Jun 2023
All Day

The English and Welsh countryside are patterned with hedges. Hedges can appear to us as part of the natural world but they are made and maintained by people. They are a point at which nature and culture meet. Farmers and landowners have used hedges for hundreds of years to manage land, protect crops and raise…

Daily Programme, Exhibitions

Dining With Heroes

15 Jul 2022 - 9 Oct 2022
10:00 - 17:00

Marvel Studios,  the Food Museum and Aspire Black Suffolk bring you ‘Dining With Heroes’ – part of the Power of Stories tour across Suffolk Museums. The Award-Winning Power of Stories, which features three original costumes from Marvel Studios’ global blockbuster Black Panther, was originally produced by Colchester & Ipswich Museums Service and displayed at Christchurch…

Daily Programme

Daily Talks & Tours

2 Aug 2022 - 31 Oct 2022
10:30 - 16:30

No matter which day you visit the Food Museum, there’s always a talk, tour or demonstration to enjoy. Take a look below for our daily programme and don’t forget, all our tickets are valid for 12 months so you can return to enjoy more of our daily programme. 10:30am Meet our horse Meet at the…

Family Activity, Talks & Activities

Thrills and Grills

3 Aug 2022 - 31 Aug 2022
09:45 - 16:00

This full day workshop for children features half a day of cooking with award-winning professional chef and cooking tutor Jake Barwood, followed by a half day of activities led by friendly and experienced leaders. Making full use of the wood-fired oven area, open fire pit and outside cooking area, work together to prepare tasty food…

Family Activity

Outdoor Cooking Adventures

15 Aug 2022 - 22 Aug 2022
10:30 - 13:30

Join us for a morning of hands-on camp-fire cooking. During this session you will cook your lunch as a team and learn skills such as lighting a fire and foraging ingredients as well as the traditions of camp-fire cooking. Suitable for ages 6+. All children must be accompanied by an adult. £5 children and adults…

Family Activity, Under 5s

Toddler Time: Yoga, by Tiddlywinks Yoga

17 Aug 2022
10:00 - 11:00

Tiddlywinks Yoga uses songs and rhymes with plenty of movement and stretching promoting balance, flexibility and independent movement led by yoga teacher Emma Philip.

Demonstrations, Family Activity, Talks & Activities, Workshop

Sustainability Workshops: Beeswax Wraps and Lip Balms

17 Aug 2022 - 24 Aug 2022
13:30 - 14:30

In this workshop you will use beeswax to create two fantastically useful sustainable products. Beeswax wraps are the ultimate reusable, zero waste alternative to cling film, tin foil and plastic food bags. Made with fabric and beeswax these wraps will help you cut down your plastic use and save you money. In the second half…

Events, Family Activity, Under 5s

Toddler Time: Storytime and Crafts

24 Aug 2022
10:00 - 11:00

Explore the museum, listen to stories and have crafty fun outside!