Wickham – 2000 years of history in one attractive Hampshire village.
GUIDED WALKS for Wickham Music Festival visitors are Friday 4 August and Saturday 5 August at 10:30am – walks cost £3.
MEET SOME WICKHAM GHOSTS…THE PUB WHERE HORSES ARE REGULARS AND MUCH MORE – WICKHAM HISTORY WALKS AT THIS YEAR’S WICKHAM FESTIVAL
Led by expert volunteer guides join us on our Wickham History Walks, a one and a half hour stroll around Wickham village learning about the history of this historic village. Wickham is special, not just because of the Festival, but for its Market Square, one of the largest in England, our historic buildings, the Mill that owes its existence to the US Navy and much more.
Wickham History Walks take place on: FRIDAY, 4th AUGUST at 10.30 and SATURDAY, 5th AUGUST AT 10.30 – the walks cost £3. Wickham Square bus stop.
Please book in advance: use the form on the “Contact Us” page on this website or at the Wickham Village Table at the Festival.
Places are limited. No unaccompanied children under 16. There are some steps on the walk.
WICKHAM HISTORY SOCIETY is an active and friendly voluntary civic organisation founded in January 1960 that exists to:
|. Gather information about the history of Wickham and help make it available to all who are interested.
. Promote the preservation of old buildings, monuments, records, maps and traditions of Wickham.
. Foster interest in Wickham’s history and historical research through this website and through publications, and by arranging lectures, visits and exhibitions.
Our 2017/2018 programme will commence in October 2017. The Autumn programme will be published in due course.
SOCIETY NEWS – click HERE
MEETINGS PROGRAMME for 2017/2018. For details – click HERE.
AVAILABLE PUBLICATIONS from The Society – click HERE
ARCHIVE MATERIAL is available to view on request or immediately prior to meetings. For more information – click HERE
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