What's on inKingsey


Welcome to Kingsey

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Kingsey - 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 Kingsey to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Kingsey

17
AUG
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: recommended…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01494 892192
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17
AUG
Family Bushcraft
Earth Trust Centre

Bring the whole family and go wild in the great outdoors Youll explore the woods build a waterproof shelter and light fires by hand. £22 adult £17 child; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee. …

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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17
AUG
Tree-mendous Trees
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Join our junk modelling workshop to make one of your own 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…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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18
AUG
Meet the Minibeasts
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Learn about all the creepy crawlies found in the Great Outdoors and handle the real live little beauties too if you dareEvent detailsTimes: 10.30am 12.00pm 2.00pm and 3.30pmCost: £3 per participant. Price does not include Museum entry which you will also need…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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19
AUG
Clay Frumpkins
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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20
AUG
Beginners Wildlife Photography
Earth Trust Centre

Professional photographer Andrew Walmsley will help you get to grips with your camera and provide guidance on capturing images of wildlife. £80 per adult £70 per child 14‐16 yrs; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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20
AUG
Wondercrump Draw ‘n’ Walk with Sue Pownall
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Sue will help you draw in pencil and colour your own versions of Fantastic Mr Foxs wood and other spots that inspired Roald Dahls stories. Youll end up with a sketch‐story of your walk. Event detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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21
AUG
Clumps Club
Earth Trust Centre

Experience some wild adventures in this holiday club for 7‐11 year olds Different outdoor activities each day see our website for details. £30 per day book all 5 and get one FREE; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01865 407792
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22
AUG
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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22
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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24
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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24
AUG
Outdoor Theatre: The Secret Garden
Cliveden National Trust

The sour Mary Lennox orphaned in India and sent to live with her uncle on his estate on the North York Moors is finding her feet in a new place. Her stubborn curiosity leads her down a garden path to a locked…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03442 491895
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25
AUG
Birdy Finger Puppets
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

With our friends from the RSPB. Roald Dahl loved to watch the birds from his garden and in the lovely Chilterns countryside. Make bird finger puppets while you find out more about the RSPB and its work. Event detailsTimes: Drop‐in from…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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25
AUG
Outdoor Theatre: Pride and Prejudice
Cliveden National Trust

In a social whirlwind of balls dinners and very eligible officers Lizzie Bennett and Fitzwilliam Darcy stand alone as the only sane people ‐ and they hate each other Or do they Can she see beyond his pride and can he overcome…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 03442 491895
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26
AUG
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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26
AUG
Stampede 6 'Party Tun Up!'
Hilltop Community Centre

Stampede is a series of gospel club nights where you will be able to sing dance laugh and eat. We will have DJs playing you the best in urban gospel music. Stampede number 6 will be live performances from Shoggy Tosh and…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: +447506- 563007
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27
AUG
Paw Print Plates
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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28
AUG
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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29
AUG
Hockey Academy 7-16 years at Cranford House School
cranford house

Our Hockey Academies will provide a unique opportunity to be coached by some of the countrys leading players and coaches. This is an intensive programme based on the way the Premier League players perform and prepare. The most up‐to‐date skills and strategies…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03301 119077
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30
AUG
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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30
AUG
Woodland Adventure
Earth Trust Centre

An expedition for 5‐8 year olds. Use your detective skills to explore build and play in the woods £4 suggested donation per child accompanying adults free.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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31
AUG
Little Explorers
Earth Trust Centre

Sensory buggysling walk for babies and toddlers. We will use our senses to learn about the natural world around us stopping to smell touch taste listen and look £4 suggested donation per child accompanying adults free.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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31
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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01
SEP
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: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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SEP
Discover and Play
Earth Trust Centre

Forest School for the under‐5s. Join us for a morning of play and discovery in our woodlands. £4 suggested donation per child accompanying adults free.…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01865 407792
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02
SEP
Academy Of Ancient Music: Launch Concert 1
All Saints Church

Pavlo Beznosiuk director and violinRachel Brown flute and recorderRachel Beckett fluteAlastair Ross harpsichordBach Brandenburg concerto No. 5 in D major BWV1050Telemann Concerto for recorder and flute in E minorTelemann Suite Burlesque de QuixotteBach Brandenburg…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07943 875640
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02
SEP
Oxford Mum2mum Market
St Gregory the Great Catholic School

Our events give parents the perfect opportunity to BUY and SELL pre loved nearly new items face to face everything from pregnancy baby and childrens age up to 6 years anything from toys to clothes prams to cots in a safe and…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
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SEP
Squishy McFluff with Pip Jones
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Today Ava and Squishy are heading to the big country fair. But can an invisible pet win a best in show Mayhem may ensueEvent detailsTimes: 12.00pm 1.30pm and 3.00pmCost: £3 per person adults and children. Everyone who attends needs to pay for…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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03
SEP
Drawing from Nature
Earth Trust Centre

Take a walk around Little Wittenham Wood with your sketchbook and get top tips on how to perfect your drawings from artist Gareth Lloyd.Gareth Lloyd is an Oxford‐based artist working primarily in pencil and paint. His work is typically based around endangered…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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SEP
Billy and the Minpins: Quentin Blake Exhibition
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Almost 40 years after his first collaboration with Roald Dahl Quentin Blake was asked to illustrate Billy and the Minpins Roalds last story. This exhibition unites a selection of prints from Quentins brand‐new drawings with extracts copied from Roalds original manuscripts for…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01494 892192
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Tourist Attractions


Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

The Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a working steam museum where you can step back in time as you stroll amongst the giants of the steam age displayed at its spacious 25 acre site.The centre boasts one of the largest private railway collections in the country with many steam…

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. …

Waddesdon Manor

Completed in 1889 Waddesdon Manor is the last remaining example of 'le style Rothschild'. Waddesdon Manor houses one of the finest collections of French 18th century decorative arts in the world. The furniture, Savonnerie carpets and Svres porcelain ranks in importance with the Metropolitan Museum in New…

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.…

Aylesbury Golf Centre

Aylesbury Golf Centre ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 393644 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aylesbury Golf Centre golf courseclub.…

Aylesbury Park Golf Club

Aylesbury Park Golf Club ‐ golf course in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01296 399196 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Aylesbury Park Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Kingsey? See our list of attractions in Kingsey, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.