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Heritage Open Day in Olney

September 6 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Heritage Open Day in Olney

tl_gilpin    Photo of summer house garden 2016

Heritage Open Day in Olney

Relive Georgian life in Olney – the home of ‘Amazing Grace’. Walk back in time through the home of William Cowper, renowned 18th century poet and letter writer. Relax in the beautiful, tranquil gardens. Learn about John Newton’s famous hymn Amazing Grace and the Abolition of Slavery. Children’s trail and Georgian dressing up. The story of lace making and other local history.

10:30am – 12pm Refreshments in the Courtyard.  Museum and gardens open as usual. For this special day, no need to book in advance.

Heritage Open Day in Olney

Details

Date:
September 6
Time:
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
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Venue

Museum
Orchard Side
Olney,