Music in the garden 2021

It’s that time of year again and for this season we can again welcome you all back to our Music In The Garden events every Sunday afternoon throughout August. Entry is free and we will be giving out free refreshment drinks to all visitors; however any donations to our museum will be greatly appreciated. Whilst…

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We are open again

Hooray! We are now open for the 2021 season. Opening hours are: Weekly Thursday to Sunday, plus Bank Holidays 10:30 – 16:00 (Last entry 15:30) Some COVID-19 restrictions still apply. Free entry for all up to 1st August 2021. All we ask is for a donation to keep the museum going.

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The Railways of Woodhall Spa and Horncastle – Free Talk

Free Talk (Via Zoom) from Alan Stennett, Historian and Author. Joining time from 6.45pm with start time of 7.30pm and finishing 8.15pm approx. Railways reached our part of Lincolnshire in 1848, when the Great Northern Railway opened its Lincolnshire Loop Line from Peterborough to Lincoln. A station at Kirkstead served that community and the old…

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Warship Week

Seventy nine years ago in March 1942, when the country was at war, the government of the day held a “Warship Week”. Woodhall Spa played its played its part and the Woodhall Spa Urban District Council adopted HMS “Herald” and was presented with a commemorative plaque mounted on a wooden shield, inscribed “Presented by the…

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Christmas Carols 2020

Huge thanks from Sing Out Loud who braved the wet, damp weather to sing carols in the garden. Fabulous turn out, thank you and a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.  This follows on from their choir practices during the year in the garden. Pictures courtesy of Phil Groves.

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Taking the waters at Woodhall Spa – New book by N M Duke-Cox

  A new book has been released by N M Duke-Cox following on from his well researched book of the gardens at Petwood. He has once again delved deep into the archives of the Woodhall Spa Cottage Museum for information and images to tell the tale of the spa that gives its name to Woodhall…

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