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