Welcome to the Wilderspin National School
The school is a family-friendly museum that welcomes visitors of all ages to experience a slice school life in a bygone age.
Located in Barton-upon-Humber, the school museum offers, through role-play, hands-on exhibits and talks, an authentic and memorable experience of teaching in the 19th and 20th century.
News and Events
Traditional Christmas Craft Fair
Saturday 30th November 10.00am – Late
Drop into the School and visit our traditional craft fair. There will be children’s workshops and over twenty stalls of quality crafts and gifts. Santa will also be there with his special Christmas stockings.
Warm refreshments will be served in Scholars coffee shop along with mulled wind by the classroom fire.
Barton Christmas Festival is taking place in the town that day as well. The streets will be lined with various stalls and small children’s rides with everyone kept entertained by street entertainers as well as attractions on the stage area at the bottom of King Street.
Yuletide School Dinner
Tuesday 10th December 7.00pm for 7.30pm
The “School Cook” has agreed to put on a special Christmas dinner for all “pupils”. Come along and reminisce about Christmas at school all those years ago.
Tickets: £12 per person in support of the continuing restoration of the School.
Bar available. Booking essential (Tel. 01652 635172).