Acton Scott courses

Kath teaches bread making courses at Acton Scott Historical Farm. Acton Scott is a wonderful working farm that offers the opportunity to learn more about life on a farm during the Victorian age. It is a great place to spend the day.

If you wish to book a place on any of the courses below please contact Acton Scott directly to book your place. You can email them at acton.scott.museum@shropshire.gov.uk or phone them on 01694 781307.

2018’s courses will be listed here soon. Watch this space…

All of these courses take place in the glass-fronted Black Barn, a teaching space which has lovely views across the historic working farm.

Acton Scott Historical Working Farm is in beautiful South Shropshire near to Church Stretton, Carding Mill Valley and the Shropshire Hills. The farm featured on the BBC’s Victorian Farm series and offers the opportunity to explore the farming practices of the 19th Century on an 18th Century farm estate. There is a working wheelwright, a forge, a dairy and displays of traditional farming practices. The farm offers lots of other courses focusing on keeping traditional skills alive.