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Opera in the barn

We went to watch Falstaff. It is a fabulous location and venue, steeped in history. The seating... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
Fantastic barn perfect for many occasions

We've been to the Medieval Barn for several of their events including the Medieval Fair... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
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Church Lane,, Winterbourne BS36 1SE, England
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

We went to watch Falstaff. It is a fabulous location and venue, steeped in history. The seating arrangements are a bit rudimentary but that did not detract from the atmosphere of this place.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ArthDrwg
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We've been to the Medieval Barn for several of their events including the Medieval Fair, Shakespeare plays and Orchard harvest day. We loved the venue so much that we held our wedding reception in the Barn. It made for a great atmosphere and was lovely...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank EmmaC5229
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We have been to some fantastic events at the Medieval Barn in Winterbourne over the last few years. We particularly enjoyed the recent jazz event. The acoustics are superb. The setting is unique, and particularly suited to historic music and plays. Events at the barn...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Paul_B186220
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We have visited the barn on several occasions, the venue helps to bring Shakespeare to life and is a wonderful place to meet friends and make new ones. Catering has always been wonderful with fantastic ale and cider brewed on the premises! Weather permitting it...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank julieclark123
Reviewed 3 August 2018

This very special building provided a unique space for a memorable wedding celebration. It had a good atmosphere for the wedding meal and then what better location for the continuing celebrations of the barn dance. The sense of connection with the past and the quiet...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Totally recommend attending an event or open day at this lovely medieval barn in Winterbourne. It is situated near St Michael's Church and has parking. All shows and events I have attended, inc Shakespeare and Jazz, have been very well put on and good quality....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JaneyC16
Reviewed 2 August 2018

So far this year, we have enjoyed the Medieval Barn as a rustic setting for the local churches' Passion Play on Good Friday, an atmospheric venue for the Jazz concert in May & appreciated its cool interior on the hot & sunny day of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank maryedrew
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The plain outside hides a stunning building from the inside. We went to a superb performance of medieval music last week, which added to the whole medieval feel of the Barn itself. As we walked in and saw the amazing roof timbers, everyone just went...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank LMHGloucestershire
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We very much enjoyed our visit to the Winterbourne Medieval Barn. We came during the Medieval fair and were thoroughly entertained. What a brilliantly organised event, put together and run by some amazing volunteers and groups. And the sun shone too. Couldn't have asked for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank Jo B
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Dating from the early 1300s, this beautiful building is being gradually and lovingly restored to its former glory. Features include a cider press and a stunning beamed roof. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: March 2017
4  Thank Gill688
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Julie B
2 October 2015|
Response from suefox2016 |
Access Dogs are welcome at all the Barn's events and well behaved dogs on leads are welcome to attend our annual Medieval Fayre (June) and Orchard Harvest Day (October). See web site for full details. Thank you.