Woodchurch Village

SandiCategory description - Museums, Day trip categories, Other Historical Places - Museums

woodchurch villageIdeal for a half-day comparative locality study, worksheets and discovery trail available.
Optional extras include:

  • Village Life Museum (£1 per pupil donation) Wheelchair access.  Newly furbished museum History of village with artefacts from Bronze Age to present day, big section on WW2. Audio records.  Transport collection. Run by volunteers. Guided talk available, quiz. Limited gift shop. See www.woodchurchmuseum.com  Highly recommended – excellent value.
  • Windmill  (£1 per pupil donation) A recently refurbished C 18th Kentish smock mill.  Guided visits inside the mill are possible by prior arrangement with volunteers. www.woodchurchwindmill.co.uk.

The village also has a C13th church, a large green and wonderful examples of historical homes. WC in car park, children’s playground.  Suitable for a half-day visit – take half the class morning/afternoon, combined with a choice of on-site activities for the rest of the group.  Also suitable for a longer visit with a packed lunch. 15 mins drive