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Autumn Traditions: Hallowe'en

Location: Southchurch27 October 2018 - 27 October 2018

Come into the old Hall and learn about the ancient British roots of our modern Halloween. What is a soul cake? Where did trick or treat come from? What vegetables were used for carving faces into before the pumpkin? Discover the haunted rooms of the old Manor! Hear traditional spooky stories from Master Robert as he prepares for Hallowe’en and carves his pumpkins.


Entry: £4 per person or £12 for a family/group ticket (4 people)

Entry includes, trail sheet & craft activities (Suitable for ages 6+).

Pay on the door, or book your ticket in advance at

Southend Museums Service is part of the Culture Section of the Adult and Community Services Department, Southend on Sea, Essex Borough Council