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.
Paint the Town!
Saturday 3rd September
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00 am - 5.00pm
An exhibition of paintings of the town of Hertford and surrounding areas.
Museum Stores Open Day
The Seed Warehouse, Maidenhead Yard, The Wash, Hertford
Saturday 22nd October 11am – 3pm
Go behind the scenes at Hertford Museum’s offsite stores. Discover how we care for in excess of 100,000 objects, visit the Roman corn dryer and see our conservation volunteers in action. Tea and cake and family crafts in the Millbridge rooms!
Drop in, it’s free, donations welcome. Refreshments available.
October Half Term
Ingenious Inventions at Hertford Museum!
Tuesday 25th October – Thursday 27th October, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00pm)
Come and take part in activities inspired by exciting scientific and technological objects in our collection! Draw and design your invention and produce a model to take home. The best inventions will be featured in an online exhibition.
Drop in, 1.50 per child.
For more information about events at Hertford Museum follow the link to our What's On page.
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.