Rag Rugging Taster Session

07 Jul 2016 - 11:00 AM

Avoncroft Museum of Buildings

A taster of the ‘waste not, want not’ style of living from days gone by



Rag Rugging in the Cholstrey Threshing Barn & Life in the Town House

Centuries ago, people would make use of resources in a ‘waste not, want not’ style of living. A rag rug is an excellent example of this philosophy. Have a go at rag rugging and learn the basic techniques as well as a little of the history of this creative craft.

The Town House is our oldest building. Learn about how lives were lived in this evocative environment of wood, fire and straw.

Adult – £8.80*

Senior – £7.70*

Student – £4.50

Tickets can be bought from the reception desk in the Museum Shop when you arrive. *The prices above include a voluntary gift aid amount; please gift aid your entrance fee if you are able, it helps us continue the valuable work at Avoncroft Museum.

For more information visit http://www.avoncroft.org.uk/learning/lifelong-learning/ or call 01527 831363

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