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Find out what the Cromwells are getting up to this summer

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26/07/2011

This summer, visitors to Oliver Cromwell’s House in Ely have the chance to learn about the past by meeting and talking to the real characters from the seventeenth century.

Every Tuesday and Sunday during the School Summer Holidays in sessions between 10.30am – 12.30pm, people will be able to meet a kitchen maid who will explain all about Mrs Cromwell's unusual recipes and find out about herbs, recipes and 17th century medicine.

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The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Find out what the Cromwells are getting up to this summer

Costumed Guides and experience the 17th Century at Oliver Cromwell’s House – Summer 2011

Date: Repeats every week until Mon Aug 29 2011 . Tuesday, 26 July 2011 – 10:30am – 12:30pm Tuesday, 2 August 2011 – 10:30am – 12:30pm Tuesday, 9 August 2011 – 10:30am – 12:30pm Tuesday, 16 August 2011 – 10:30am – 12:30pm Tuesday, 23 August 2011 – 10:30am – 12:30pm Location Oliver Cromwell's House 29 St Mary's Street Ely CB7 4HF United Kingdom See map: Google Maps An ideal opportunity to meet and talk to the real characters at Oliver Cromwell's House. The kitchen maid will explain all about MrsCromwell's unusual recipes and find out about herbs, recipes and 17 th century medicine. Our Civil War 'witness' will take you on a journey through the battlefields of the Civil War and explores the origins of weapons and gunpowder! Are you ready for a journey to the past? Cost: Free event for Resident Pass Holders Admission charges: 4.50 adult / 4.00 concessions / 3.10 child (under 6 free) / Family (2 adults + up to 3 children) 13.00 Contact: Oliver Cromwell's House Telephone: 01353 662062 Email: tic@eastcambs.gov.uk Website: www.olivercromwellshouse.co.uk read more

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Costumed Guides and experience the 17th Century at Oliver Cromwell’s House – Summer 2011