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Upcoming events for all the family


Tuesday 29th - Thursday 31st May, 10.30 am - 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm), £2 per child

Up, up and away! Be inspired by incredible Victorian inventions and popular scientific pastimes. Create a fabulous flying disc, mini hot air balloon model and gelatine print.

FREE spaces are available for families on a lower income. Please contact the museum for further information

Half Term Holidays Activities for Children: Victorian Science Week

Tuesday 29th May 2018, 10.30 am - 12.00 pm and 2 to 3.30pm FREE ADMISSION

Explore the museum galleries where we will be demonstrating some exciting Victorian scientific theories.

Victorian Visionaries

Saturday 23rd June 2018, 6.30 pm - 8.30 pm, £15 per person

Enjoy a relaxed, friendly evening of drawing with wine and nibbles at Hertford Museum.

Professional instruction, ideal for beginners. Entry fee includes all refreshments and materials. Limited places, advance booking essential!

Sketch Club

Saturday 15th September 2018, 11.00 am - 3.00 pm FREE ADMISSION

Go behind the scenes at Hertford Museum stores. Discover how we store and care for our vast and varied collection. Visit the Roman corn drying oven and learn more about the fascinating Foxholes Farm excavation.  Visit our reference library and see some of our volunteers in action conserving collections in the workroom. Enjoy a cup of tea and cake and FREE family crafts in the Millbridge room.

Hertford Museum Stores Open Day

3rd Friday of the Month: 15th June, 20th July, £1 Drop In (limited spaces)

EJoin Viv Thornton as she leads these great, low impact sessions. It's a fun, new way to keep fit! Refreshments are provided.

Chair based exercise

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Wednesday 20th June 2018. 2pm - 4 pm, £4 per person

Visit to our charming vintage tea room and enjoy the noble British tradition of afternoon tea drinking. A selection of freshly baked cakes and freshly brewed coffee also available. Enjoy the quietness of our beautiful Jacobean garden, the perfect place for tea and cake in Hertford (weather permitting!). Limited seating - to be sure of a table, booking strongly advised. All proceeds to support Hertford Museum charity.

Vintage Tea

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Friday 29th June, 6.30pm to 9.30pm, FREE ADMISSION

Illustrated Photography Talk and product launch presenting a new range of images generously donated by Martin Smith in support of Hertford Museum. Meet Martin, learn about the fascinating stories behind his photographs and enjoy a glass of wine.

This event is free and open to all. Drop-in on the day and if you can, let us know you are coming by clicking on the blue button below.

Hertford - around the world and back with Mr Smith