Guided tours

Take a free tour of the Chester Farm grounds with our volunteer guides and learn about the site and its hidden history.

When are the tours?

​DateTime​
​Thursday 9 March14:00 - 15:30​
​Saturday 25 March14:00 - 15:30​
​Tuesday 11 April10:00 - 11:30​
​Saturday 29 April10:00 - 11:30​
​Thursday 11 May​14:00 - 15:30
​Saturday 27 May10:00 - 11:30​
​Tuesday 13 June10:00 - 11:30​
​Saturday 24 June10:00 - 11:30​

How to book

All tours are free.

Please check availability and book 2 weeks in advance by emailing chesterfarm@northamptonshire.gov.uk.

Duration

Between one and one and a half hours

What to wear

Paths are uneven so please wear sturdy shoes and please dress for the weather as the whole tour takes place outside.

Group tours

Group tours are available by request so please ask using the contact details above. Coach parking is available next to our visitor car park.

Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 3 days ago

Volunteer Land Conservation Session

Scrub clearance and dead hedging. We also need some willing Volunteers to help us install the water provision for the sheep which are imminently comin...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 2 months ago

Photos from Chester Farm's post

Going up! The first floor of our Archaeological Resource Centre. A new home for #archaeology artefacts from #Northants.

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 2 months ago

Timeline Photos

Please join us on Sunday 2nd April for an interesting and fun event. You are welcome to join our displays and tours at the times below, or you can sim...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 2 months ago

Photos from Chester Farm's post

Today’s volunteers tackled the orchard cutting back the Hawthorn hedges. Despite the missing sun the spring flowers are looking great!

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 2 months ago

Chester Farm on Twitter

Anyone for a day on the river? A photo of boaters on the Nene, with Chester House and the north-facing garden slope in the background. pic.twitter.com...

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Chester Farm

Chester Farm

about 2 months ago

Chester Farm Archaeological Resource Centre concrete pour

Chester Farm Archaeological Resource Centre concrete pour https://youtu.be/lGrVc16UI_4 via @YouTube

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