What's on inGreat Missenden


Welcome to Great Missenden

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Great Missenden - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Great Missenden to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Great Missenden

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Great Missenden as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Great Missenden

20
JUL
Jane Eyre
West Wycombe Park

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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22
JUL
Big Camp 2017 at Cliveden
Cliveden, National Trust

Are you ready for an adventure Pitch your tent watch the stars and tell stories by the campfire in the middle of our historic woodlands with Clivedens annual Big Camp. Kids can play games in the main field explore the nearby Play…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03442 491895
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22
JUL
Eccentric Stories with Elys Dolan
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

A transgalactic trip to find The Lost Nuts of Legend A monster doughnut on the rampage Welcome to the brilliantly eccentric world of Elys Dolan Come along for stories drawing... and a healthy dose of hilarityEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
JUL
LEGO® Brick Wonders
Stockwood Discovery Centre

Warren Elsmore presentsBrick Wonders features recreations in LEGO bricks of amazing sights from around the world curated by artist Warren Elsmore. Beginning with the seven wonders of the ancient world the exhibition also takes in modern natural and historic wonders from all…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01582 878100
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22
JUL
NEW! OinkFest At Mead Open Farm
Mead Open Farm

Bursting with piggy fun all summer you wont want to miss it Adventure into NEW Piggy Palace where youll meet and perfect porkers and pampered piglets in their brand new state of the art home. Trot on over to Piggy Panto to…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01525 852954
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22
JUL
ON TRACK FOR SUMMER - Music Festival celebrating t
Royal Windsor Racecourse

Fifty years ago music fans celebrated the summer of peace and love with a festival in 1967 at Balloon Meadow at Windsor Racecourse. On Saturday July 22nd the Racecourse is again host to a special day of music and psychedelia as we…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07968 726541
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23
JUL
Bug and Bird Games
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £2 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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24
JUL
Beginners Yoga
Iver Recreation Ground

Enhance your wellbeing in these introductory classes. Connect yourself through nature and yoga practice. Suitable for men and women of all ages.These classes cost just £2 as part of the Active Bucks programme. There is no need to pre‐book your place simply…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07801 594519
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25
JUL
Biffsquiggling Bug Jars
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years.…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01494 892192
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25
JUL
Gloriumptious Guided Trails
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

On our Village Trail youll see some of the local sights along the High Street that inspired Roald Dahl and visit the authors grave at the Church. On the Countryside Trail youll explore slightly further afield and see some of the local…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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26
JUL
Flying Friend Mobiles
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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27
JUL
Discover Dahl’s archives
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Our Collections team will introduce you to the highlights of the archive.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm and 2.00pmCost: £1 per participant adults and children. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age:…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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27
JUL
Red Kite Flappers
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Make a fantabulous flapping red kite while you find out more about the RSPB and its work. Event detailsTimes: drop in between 10.30am and 5.00pmCost: free with Museum entry.Age: for all ages.Type of workshop: craft workshop ‐ you might get messyBooking:…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
JUL
Clay Frumpkins
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years.…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
JUL
MAIDENHEAD 30s to 60s PARTY for Singles & Couples
Holiday Inn Maidenhead

NEW & UNMISSABLE 30s to 60s Party Nights for Singles and Couples with top DJ playing your favourite chart and dance music from 80s to date. The parties are THE place for 30s to 60s to dance romance meet new…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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28
JUL
The Sea Show
Stockwood Discovery Centre

Meet crazy characters like Morwenna the beautiful mermaid Ruan the reformed seagull and salty seadog Captain Pemburthy as well as a cast of mischievous sea‐squirts anemones limpets crabs and pilchards. Come and celebrate the sea with tall tales silly slapstick fantastic facts…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01582 878100
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29
JUL
Buckinghamshire Family History Society Open Day
The Grange School

The Societys Open Day is Buckinghamshires major family history event. Its the day when all of the Societys research libraries will be available in one place including the Buckinghamshire names database containing well over five million entries taken from parish registers wills…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

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29
JUL
Chocolate Cattypiddlers and Bugs
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm 3.00pm and 4.00pmCost: £4.50 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
JUL
Buzzwangling Bird Feeders
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
AUG
Whifflebird Houses
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years. Under…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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02
AUG
Hipster Holidays at Eden Shopping Centre
Eden Shopping Centre

Join High Wycombes Eden Shopping Centre for Hipster Holidays This Summer every Wednesday in August from 11am‐4pm.Eden Shopping Centre is planning a series of alternative summer camps to keep hipster kids connected during the holidays. From recycled robots and funky fashion to…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 768068
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02
AUG
Paw Print Plates
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Then turn an ordinary plate into a map of prints and tracksEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
AUG
Dave the Pigeon
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

In this laugh out loud series Dave Pigeon and his friend Skipper find themselves in one hilarious adventure after another....can you even have Pigeon Nuggets Come and join in this hugely fun eventEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per person adults…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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04
AUG
Tree-mendous Trees
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Will it be the Giraffes tinkle‐tinkle tree or the great tree hiding Mr Foxs den.Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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05
AUG
My Year Calendar
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Event detailsTimes: 11.30am 12.30pm 2.00pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book to take part in the workshop.Age: recommended for 4 years.…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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08
AUG
Buckswashling Birdspotting with Mike Langman
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

If birds are your bag or even if you just want to learn more about them and brush up your observation skills come and meet Mike Langman a bird expert and the illustrator of the National Trusts Complete Bird…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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10
AUG
Fables from the Stables with Gavin Puckett
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Laugh along as he shares his ridiculous horsey fables and the rather revolting inspiration behind them. Therell be plenty of rhyming fun tales of nasty smells and audience participation guaranteedEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per person adults and children. Everyone…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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11
AUG
Science-y Seeds
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Well plant our own bean seed for you to take home too.Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £2 per participant. Adults are welcome to pay to make their own. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need to book…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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13
AUG
Swishwiffling Storytelling Walk
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

There will be plenty of swashboggling stories including local folklore and stories told to Roald Dahl by his mother when he was a chiddler. Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per person adults and children. Everyone who attends needs to…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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14
AUG
Joe McElderry Saturday Night at the Movies Live
Wycombe Swan

This not‐to‐be‐missed concert will see Joe McElderry joined live on stage by X‐Factors Lloyd Daniels and Any Dream Will Do runners up Keith Jack and Ben James‐Ellis who have all like Joe featured in the musical phenomenon Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat.…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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Tourist Attractions


Cliveden

Grade I listed garden, extensive woodlands and Italianate mansion. This spectacular estate overlooking the River Thames has a series of gardens, each with its own character, featuring topiary, statuary, water gardens, a formal parterre, Octagon temple, informal vistas, woodland and riverside walks. The present house, the…

The Hellfire Caves

The Caves are an ideal visit for all the family and especially children ‐ their imaginations can be set free. The attraction consists of almost a mile of underground passages with various figures depicting the life and times of the members of the infamous Hellfire Club. …

Bekonscot Model Village

Welcome to Bekonscot Model Village, the world's oldest model village. Bekonscot is different from other model villages; this is an entire miniature kingdom stuck firmly in an idyllic 1930s timewarp. There are six little villages in a 1 acre miniature landscape of farms and fields, castles…

Hughenden Manor

Queen Victoria's trusted prime minister Benjamin Disraeli lived here from 1848 until his death in 1881. Most of his furniture, books and pictures remain in this, his private retreat from the rigours of parliamentary life in London. There are beautiful walks through the surrounding park and…

A & M Enterprises

A & M Enterprises ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 423350 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at A & M Enterprises golf courseclub.…

Ashridge Golf Club

Ashridge Golf Club ‐ golf course in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01442 842379 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Ashridge Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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