Summer Family Fun

Saturday 20th July - Sunday 1st September 2019 Posted on 12th January 2017

We’ve got fun for the whole family this summer holiday at Eden Camp.

Carnival Games

Take out the enemy in our Tin Can Alley, help the land girls in Splat the Rat and challenge friends and family with a whole host of traditional carnival games.*

1940s Themed Quiz

A fun 1940s themed quiz for all the family, with a family pass to the museum up for grabs every week!**

Dressing Up Box

Lots of fun military themed clothing to try on.

Military Vehicles

Regular military vehicle runs and talks on the latest projects with the Eden Camp Heritage Restorations team, including scheduled talks on the history and restoration of our M-50 Sherman Tank.***

1940s Living History Bank Holiday Weekend – Get Involved!

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th August – Several small groups of re-enactors including WW2 Days Gone By and Armed Forces Movement Control, will be on site over the bank holiday weekend. The groups will be portraying both military and civilians, helping to enhance the 1940s theme and allowing visitors to get up close to uniforms, clothing and kit of the period.

Renown 1940s singers and entertainers, Paul Harper and Don Gentile will be performing across site on both days.

Get involved! All visitors are encouraged to join in and come in period costume. More information here.

Free return within 7 days

All this and over 30 huts of social and military history to explore, all set in the buildings and grounds of an original WW2 Prisoner of War Camp. Dog friendly. Winstan’s Bunker Cafe, gift shop and ample free parking. A great value day out for all the family.

The museum will be open as normal on these days. * Carnival Games may be subject to weather conditions. ** Quiz for a family pass drawn at random every Friday. *** Presentations and vehicle runs subject to schedule and staffing levels. Eden Camp reserves the right to alter or withdraw any exhibit, event or price without prior notice. We advise that you contact the museum prior to travelling to receive confirmation, admission prices and further details.

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