Come out, ’tis now September, the hunters’ moon’s begun,
And through the wheaten stubble we hear the frequent gun;
The leaves are turning yellow, and fading into red,
While the ripe and bearded barley is hanging down its head.
The Ripe and Bearded Barley Traditional Song
Join us at Scaplen's Court Museum and Garden to celebrate Harvest Festival inspired by our Hardy’s Wessex exhibition. It is a time for feasting, celebrating and giving thanks.
Enjoy family themed craft and cooking activities and sample a recipe or two.
Free, donations are welcome. No booking required.
Make the most of your families visit by pre-booking a Family Afternoon Tea, available 1 – 3pm
Adult’s Afternoon Tea, £15.00 pp includes a selection of sandwiches, scone, jam and cream, a selection of mini themed cakes and a Dorset tea or hot drink.
Child’s Afternoon Tea, £5.00 pp includes half a sandwich, crisps, cake, veg sticks and a small orange juice or water.
To book your Family Afternoon Tea, contact our catering team.
T: 01202 128888
Scaplen’s Court is a Grade I listed building and the upper levels do not currently meet all access needs. If you would like to discuss any additional requirements, please get in touch.