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Hertford Museum

18 Bull Plain

Hertford

SG14 1DT

01992 582686

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Key Stage 3 & 4

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Hertford Museum - self guided tour

Duration: 1 hour

Price: Free

You are welcome to visit the museum independently. Click below to download and copy our activity sheets. Please contact the museum before you plan your visit in order to check availability.


From Bull Plain to the Battlefields

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Explore the impact of the First World War in Hertford and learn the stories of those who served in the Hertfordshire Regiment. Using a case study of a local housing area, ‘The Folly’ with maps, census records and objects, pupils will draw wider connections and deepen historical enquiry.


Hertford’s Home Front

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Explore ordinary life in Hertford during the Second World War, with real and replica objects, documents and photographs.


Hertford’s Hero

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Learn about Corporal Alfred Burt, a local man who was awarded the Victoria Cross during the First World War. Using costume, objects and documents, the session gives a sense of  the local impact of a world conflict.


Who was Wallace?

Duration: 1 hour

Price: charges apply

Alfred Russel Wallace was a Victorian pioneer, naturalist and explorer. Become an explorer for the day and discover the man, his theories and adventures.