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.
Hertfordshire Hidden Heroines
30th April – 2nd July 2016
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00 am - 5.00pm
Discover the amazing stories of some of Hertfordshire's hidden heroines. Be inspired by nearly 2000 years of astonishing women, from Edwardian parachutists to pioneers of science. Listen to today's Herts heroines telling their stories on our listening post.
With original art work insipred by the project and fun interactives to engage little heroes and heroines.
Oak Apple Day
At Hertford Museum
Saturday 28th May, 10:30am – 3:30pm
Come and celebrate Oak Apple Day at Hertford Museum and discover how Charles II escaped his pursuers with the help of an oak tree. Mr and Mrs History will be here to help you get hands on, plus a free craft activity and more.
Drop In, FREE ENTRY.
May Half Term Holidays at Hertford Museum
May Half Term School Holidays: Nuts about Nature!
Tuesday 31st of May to Thursday 2nd of June
10.30 am – 3.30 pm (last entry 3.00 pm)
Drop in and take part in craft activities inspired by all things to do with nature. Make a clay sculpture, create a contruside scene and more!
Drop in, £1.50 per child.
Hertford Museum Presents: The Wicked Lady
At Hertford Museum
Saturday 18th June 7.30 for 8pm screening
Don’t miss this exciting cinematic experience at Hertford Museum! Enjoy an evening visit to our Hertfordshire’s Hidden Heroines Exhibition then sit back with a drink and some popcorn and enjoy Margaret Lockwood’s devilish turn as the Hertfordshire Highwaywoman based on Herts Hidden Heroine Katherine Ferrers.
Tickets are extremely limited to this exclusive event so we strongly advise booking in advance. Please note this film is rated PG.
Tickets £5 per person includes one bag of popcorn
Pay bar available.
Summer Holidays Listings
Summertime at Hertford Museum!
26th July- 1st September 2016
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.