Hamptonne Country Life Museum - Places to Visit - Jersey Heritage

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

Closed until the Cider Festival on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 October.

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)


£5.15 £7.10 £5.15 £23.60

Free admission to children under 6 years old

Find out about the Heritage Pass - Unlimited access to 4 must see attractions for the price of 3

Jersey Heritage 4 for 3 pass


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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This site is now closed until the Cider Festival on 17 and 18 October 2015


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 piglets and calves in the traditional farm-stead 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.

Jersey Kitchen

Make sure you visit the vintage tea-room run by Jersey Kitchen for lunch, a snack or one of their famous cream teas.  Jersey Kitchen are a member of  Genuine Jersey, their menu features top quality ingredients sourced locally whenever possible – Hamptonne eggs; Jersey beef from Paul Houze (via Valley Foods); Jersey Black Butter made just across the road by Dawn Emanuel and ice cream from Jersey Dairy.  You can make a reservation for lunch by calling 01534 869 070


Top 5 things to do at Hamptonne Country Life Museum

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

2) Hear tales 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.


Facilities and Access

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

Access Statement

Read the access statement for Hamptonne Country Life Museum (.docx version)

La Faîs’sie d’Cidre ->

Help us celebrate Jersey’s rich heritage of apple growing, cider making and a bumper crop of apples this year at the annual Fais’sie d’Cidre. Our favourite family event takes place at Hamptonne Country Life Museum Saturday 17th October 10am – 7pm and Sunday 18th October 10am – 5pm.