What’s on this Week?

The site is open throughout the year with a variety of activities for families, including chalk crushing, wattling, archaeology, mosaics, feeding the animals and a quiz. The additional demonstrations below are provided by volunteers to enrich your particular visiting day. Please note: All activities are subject to change but visitors are welcome to check activities by calling 02392 598838 – Option 5

We are currently open during the week but closed on weekends.


26 March – 1 April 

We are welcoming schools to Butser Ancient Farm from Monday to Thursday this week and our Wednesday volunteers continue their work on the farm with our Roman Garden project.

Friday kicks off our Easter holiday activities and we’ll be joined by the Saxons with demonstrations, fighting and entertainments, plus follow our Easter trail and get hands on with some archaeology experiments. We’ll also be open 7 days a week from the Easter weekend.  More details can be found here