18 Bull Plain
SG14 1DT
01992 582686
Open Tue-Sat 10-5
Hertford Museum
Curator: Sara Taylor
Assistant Curator: Sarah Keeling
Administrator: Connie Taylor
Learning Officer: Joanne Marychurch
Email: hertfordmuseum@btconnect.com

Charity Number: 312142
Accredited Museum Number: 807
Annual Report: 2014 - 2015

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Our Mission Statement: Hertford Museum aims to collect, preserve and interpret evidence of the history of the county town and surrounding parishes in the district of East Hertfordshire for the interest, enjoyment and understanding of the local community and other visitors.

Watton at Stone

High Streets & Hedgerows exhibition

Watton station being reopened

2nd May 2015 - 27th June 2015
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00 am - 5.00 pm

Discover the history of this fascinating village and the characters who made it their home. Illustrated by an eclectic range of collections and featuring recorded memories of those who lived and worked there in the last century.


Beautiful Noise: Hertford's Musical Heritage

A collage of images from Hertford's music scene

11th July - 12th Septmeber 2015
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00 am - 5.00pm

This Summer Hertford Museum will explore the diverse musical heritage of the county town and surrounding villages. From the 1700s with Hertford’s first concert promoter to today’s vibrant music scene, visitors will discover how we have recorded, performed and listened to music through an eclectic mix of museum collections, oral history recordings and images.

We will also be staging a series of live music events to showcase the wonderful diversity of musical talent Hertford can be so proud of (watch this space for further details!)

Hertford Choral Society logo


Beautiful Noise is sponsored by Hertford Choral Society

For more information about events at Hertford Museum follow the link to our What's On page to learn more!

Virtual Tour

You can now take a virtual tour of the refurbished Hertford Museum using our 360° panoramas.

Screenshot of virtual tour View our new museum virtual tour here

The tour features ten viewpoints on both the ground and first floors of the museum.

You can visit our reception, early museum display, temporary exhibition area and a wide variety of displays on the first floor.

The tour also features clickable information balloons that provide more information about some of our exhibits.

Hertford Museum is supported by...

Hertford Town Council logo

HRJ Foreman Laws logo

GPFM Financial Planners logo Longmores Solicitors logo
Wilkins Kennedy LLP logo

We would also like to thank all of our Patrons- find out more about how you can support the museum here.

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