Discover six centuries of Jersey’s rural life at Hamptonne Country Life Museum. Dating back to the 15th century the house and farm are brought to life with characters from the Island’s past.


Opening Times

Opening Times

Reopens 24 May 2014
Open daily from Saturday 24 May to Sunday 14 September, 10am to 5pm


Admission Prices

Members Adult (16+) Child (6 to 16) Senior (65+) Student (16+) in full time education or holds a student card Family Ticket (2 adults 2 children)
FREE £7.90 £5.00 £6.90 £5.00 £23.20

Free admission to children under 6 years old


Location

Location

La Rue de la Patente, St Lawrence, JE3 1HS For more information please call 01534 863 955

Latitude: -2.1352711, Longitude: 49.2245175


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Dating back to the 15th Century the house and farm are brought to life with characters from the Island’s past.  Explore the orchard and learn about bygone crafts and quirky traditions from the resident Goodwyf.   Find out more about our history of cider making and Jersey apples.

During the summer visitors can meet the Hamptonne pigs (arriving in June) in the traditional pigsty with outdoor yard and mud bath and Jersey cows graze in the fields at Hamptonne . Special events will take place throughout the year for all the family to enjoy, including the annual Faîs'sie d’Cidre, and a sensational blend of sounds and cider.

Top 5 things to do at Hamptonne Country Life Museum

1) Meet the Hamptonne calves (when they arrive in the Summer)

2) Learn bygone crafts from the resident Goodwyf.

3) Explore the cider apple orchard.

4) Wander through the meadows by the stream.

5) Visit the Sampler Exhibition in the Syvret House.

Free Walking Guide

Explore Jersey with our series of walking guides taking in many of the Island's landmarks, heritage and visitor attractions. Our walks have been developed by a Jersey Blue Badge Guide, who knows the Island inside-out. Upstream to Hamptonne - find out more. A short stroll through Waterworks Valley along a beautiful woodland path in the parish of St Lawrence.

Hamptonne Café

The new café at Hamptonne is now open with a new menu featuring locally grown produce.   The new café owners will be picking vegtables from the garden at Hamptonne and will be growing salads, vegetables and herbs to use in the café. Later this year, if there is local demand  we hope to run short one day courses on topics like; cabbage loaf making, flower arranging, charcuterie and cheese making.   You can make a reservation for lunch by calling 01534 869 070 or pop in for afternoon tea.

 

Additional Information

Organised groups: 15% discount for groups of 6 or more adults or seniors. Please book in advance by completing the form here.

Entrance and parking: The car park is a short walk from Hamptonne

Disabled access:  Some disabled access to the sites.  No dogs, except guide dogs.

Buses and cycle routes: The nearest bus stop for Hamptonne is a 10-12 minute walk away at Three Oaks Garage. LibertyBus run a regular service from Liberty Station, for route numbers and times please contact LibertyBus: Tel: 01534 828555 www.libertybus.je

E:info@libertybus.je  Jersey cycle routes 3

Green Management: The Green Management of Hamptonne is sponsored by Ogier. Hamptonne Country Life Museum (Visitor Attraction) has achieved a Silver level in the Green Tourism Scheme. To find out more visit the Green Tourism website.


La FaÎs’sie d’Cidre ->

La Fais'sie d'Cidre is our annual event celebrating Jersey's rich heritage of growing apples and making cider.

Discovery Day Workshops ->

Discover more about the sites and collections of Jersey Heritage by coming to a Discovery Day Workshop. Witches, Ghouls and Ghosties - Saturday 25 or Sunday 26 October, Hamptonne Country Life Museum