What's on inMapledurham


Welcome to Mapledurham

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

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Forthcoming events in Mapledurham

18
FEB
Drop in Sound Meditation
Watlington House

The magnificent depth breadth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. Aside from any healing energies that the gongs bring their sound crowds out the mind space that most of us use…

Location: 3.7 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

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18
FEB
Half Term Running Day
Didcot Railway Centre

See our unique collection of Great Western Railway steam engines coaches wagons buildings and small relics; and a recreation of Brunels broad gauge railway. Join us in our rural setting based around the original 1930s Engine Shed.In addition you will be able…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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20
FEB
Chris McCausland Headlines Comedy at Milk
Milk Bar

Chris McCausland as seen on Live at the Apollo headlines this months instalment of Comedy of Milk. Supported by Steve Bugeja who youll have seen on Russel Howards Good News and Jack Barry whose fresh from supporting James Acaster on tour. All…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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20
FEB
Speed Dating in Basingstoke
Las Iguanas

Basingstoke Speed Dating How speed dating in Basingstoke worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Basingstoke. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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23
FEB
MAIDENHEAD 30s to 50sPlus PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club (Clubhouse)

30s to 50sPlus party nights for singles and couples with top DJ playing your favourite club classics 70s to date. From 8.30pm till 1am at Bird Hills Golf Club Clubhouse Drift Road off Hawthorn Hill A330 nr Maidenhead SL6 3ST.…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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24
FEB
The Soulstar (Matthew Winchester) @ Grosvenor Casi
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The SoulstarSaturday 24th February 21:45pmBlessed with a silk like voice charisma and bags of personality The Soulstar is a phenomenal tribute to all this Soul.Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket meal from our…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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24
FEB
Workshop - Family History Websites
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Tutors: Gillian Stevens and Chad HannaLearn more about the many and varied web‐sites which can help you unlock your familys past including many which are free to access and others for which a subscription or pay per view is required.This workshop…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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25
FEB
Opera International presents an Ellen Kent Product
Wycombe Swan

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona KistenyovaWinner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre AwardsBack by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01494 512000
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27
FEB
Wildlife of the World photography exhibition
Building B,

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe photographers participating in this theme have sent us striking images of the widest range of species from elephants to insects. Many of the images in this exhibition…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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28
FEB
Mapledurham Mill - a talk by Corry Starling
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Corry Starling is the miller at Mapledurham Mill the last commercially operated mill on the River Thames. A mill has existed on the site for over a thousand years and is referred to in Domesday.The mill is part of the two…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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03
MAR
Footprints photography exhibition
Thames Valley Park (TVP1 & 2)

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe exhibition Footprints consists of photographs that have previously been entered into one of our four bi‐monthly photographic competitions each based on an environmental theme. Launched by The…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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03
MAR
George Michael Tribute @ Grosvenor Casino Reading
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

George Michael Tribute ‐ Pete ValentineSaturday 3rd March at 9:45pmYou will believe George Michael is in the room with you Rave reviews guaranteed Pete can mix the sets and have a George Michael set then recreate the old favourites from…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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03
MAR
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to ReadingFeaturing Quincy Mike Newall Stefano Paolini and Pete OtwayWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners from…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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03
MAR
Laughter Craft Comedy Presents a Night of Comedy
Emmbrook Social and Sports Club

Laughter Craft Comedy present a top night of Stand Up Comedy with 4 top professional acts from the UK Circuit. This debut show will be Headlined by Nick Doody a regular writer and contributor to shows such as Mock the Week and…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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09
MAR
Gong Sound Journey
Beech Hill Memorial Hall

The magnificent breadth depth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. Aside from any healing energies that the gongs bring their sound crowds out the mind space that most of us use…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07780 694551
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10
MAR
Magic Queen - Live @ Grosvenor Casino Reading Sout
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Magic Queen Saturday 9th March at 9:45pmThe only UK tribute performing all the songs in the original key Magic Queen re‐enacts the glorious rock band Queen. Combining flair and energy the act covers hits including We Are The Champions We Will…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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14
MAR
Greenham Common's History - a talk by Penny Stokes
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

To many people the name Greenham Common conjures up an image of women‐only peace camps protests against cruise missiles and conflict with the police but behind this lies a much longer and more varied history.Eminent local author and historian Penny Stokes will…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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16
MAR
DANE BAPTISTE | G.O.D (Gold. Oil. Drugs.)
South Street Arts Centre

Fresh from hosting Live at the Apollo and another total sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe Dane Baptiste takes his third smash hit show G.O.D. Gold. Oil. Drugs. on an extended World Tour in 2018His UK leg features 21 dates including…

Location: 3.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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17
MAR
Day Out With Thomas
Didcot Railway Centre

Thomas is a regular visitor to Didcot Railway Centre where he is welcomed by his friends the Great Western engines. Enjoy rides all day and as often as you wish. Thomas the Tank Engine is running on his Branch Line…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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17
MAR
Ireland Forever!
All Saints Church

Trinity Concert Band will return to All Saints Church in Wokingham on Saturday 17th March for a St. Patricks Day concert. This prestigious wind band which recently achieved the top platinum award at the National Concert Band Festival will present a varied…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08452 263047
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24
MAR
Elvis (Mark Wright) @ Grosvenor Casino Reading Sou
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Elvis Mark Wright Saturday 24th March at 9:45pmMark Wright is well known for performing the ultimate Elvis Presley tribute in a style which is guaranteed to have the audience dancing to the classics all night long.With his incredible vocal talent and…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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01
APR
Berkshire Brewery Tours
Berkshire Brewery Tours

Visit a brewery on our Berkshire Brewery tours.Gift vouchers available:http:tidd.ly782106eeEnjoy an afternoon of beer tasting on our brewery tours. Visit multiple breweries or selected locations on our private and corporate tours.Learn about what goes into making great beer tour the equipment and…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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05
APR
Speed Dating in Reading
Matchbox

Speed Dating in ReadingHow Speed Dating in Reading worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Reading you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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08
APR
Stand Up and Rock with Jasper Carrott
Wycombe Swan

Stand Up & Rock is back...The 2017 tour will see the legendary Jasper Carrott back with a new stand up show before introducing his musical compatriots.Bev Bevan as well as being Jaspers mate has rock star credentials that most dream of...founding member…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01494 512000
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10
APR
Speed Dating in Newbury
Slug and Lettuce

Newbury Speed Dating How speed dating in Newbury worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Newbury. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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11
APR
History of Southcote Manor - a talk by Mike Cooper
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Mike has had a lifelong interest in history especially military and local history. Following a history degree he worked as a librarian with both Reading University and Reading Library. In addition he has written three books on the history of…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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14
APR
Getting Started with DNA - talk by Debbie Kennett
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Debbie Kennett is an internationally recognised expert speaker and writer on genetic genealogy. DNA testing is now all the rage but what can you really learn from a DNA test This talk provides an introduction to the use of DNA testing as…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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14
APR
Learn To Trade LIVE, Reading
Penta Hotel

Many of us have Google searched How to make more money which has resulted in thousands of unrealistic and impractical answers.Trading College can help you find a realistic way of earning an income Have you ever considered learning how to trade the…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02030 054905
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21
APR
Workshop - Census Records
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Tutor: Tony RobertsThis workshopexplores theorigins and contextof census the formats of19th and 20thcentury data and how to get the best out of census documents. It looks brieflyatsome less familiar or older census and quasi‐census recordsdiscussesthepitfalls and limitationsin usingcensus dataand also considers what…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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25
APR
Living through the Civil War - a talk
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Speaker ‐ Catherine SampsonCatherine developed her love of history in childhood and pursued it at University in Sheffield and later Oxford where she graduated with a Masters Degree in English Local History. Her dissertation subject being the impact of the Civil War…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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Tourist Attractions


Mapledurham House

Away from the distractions of town, business or busy hotels, Mapledurham is an oasis of peace, natural beauty and history. Mapledurham House, still the home of the descendants of the original family, is an Elizabethan Manor House situated beside the Thames and sheltered by the Chiltern Hills,…

Museum of English Rural Life

The Museum of English Rural Life was founded by the University of Reading in 1951 to reflect and record the changing face of farming and the countryside. It houses Designated collections of national importance that span the full range of objects, archives, photographs, film and books. …

The Living Rainforest

Explore the rainforest, and discover its wonders for yourself. On your visit, look out for free roaming lizards, birds and butterflies ‐ you never know where they will appear next See some of the world's most popular foods, from bananas to coffee, cocoa and ginger. .…

After Dark

After Dark Nightclub in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 0118‐957 6847 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

American Pool & Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at American Pool & Snooker in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐956 8299 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Arthur Hill Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Arthur Hill Swimming Pool in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐901 5056 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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