Havering Museum

What's On

Keep up-to-date with the Museum’s latest programme of exhibitions, talks and events, including the popular regular Reminiscence, Variety Club and Photographic Group.

Today at the Museum

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  • All day
    01/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

2
  • All day
    02/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

3
  • 11:00 -17:00
    03/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    03/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    03/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 11:30 -13:30
    03/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    These informal and fun workshops will explore the meanings behind and appraise a variety of art works.

    Tickets for these pilot workshops £3 each including light refreshment – must be booked in advance.

4
  • 11:00 -17:00
    04/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    04/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    04/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 11:30 -13:30
    04/07/2019

    At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.  If you would like to join the Variety Club contact Ian Browne at Havering Museum on 01708 766571 to reserve a place.

    Sponsors of the Variety Club

  • 13:30 -15:30
    04/07/2019

    The Havering Museum’s photographic group meet on the first Thursday of every month from 1.30pm – 3.30 pm – £5 per event.

5
  • 11:00 -17:00
    05/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    05/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    05/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    05/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your photographs and memories to share or just come to listen to others. All are welcome to these friendly sessions which are sponsored by Mullis & Peake.

6
  • 11:00 -17:00
    06/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    06/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    06/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:00 -14:30
    06/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    Duncan Barrett tells the true stories of women who worked at Tate & Lyle’s East End factories in the years after WW2.

    Tickets £5 each, must be booked in advance

     

7
  • All day
    07/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

8
  • All day
    08/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

  • 13:00 -14:30
    08/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    Enjoy an afternoon talk on the wonderful gardens of Essex and London followed by a clotted cream tea.

    Tickets £7 each, early booking advised as these talks have sold out in the past.

9
  • All day
    09/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

10
  • 11:00 -17:00
    10/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    10/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    10/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    10/07/2019

    At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.  If you would like to join the Variety Club contact Ian Browne at Havering Museum on 01708 766571 to reserve a place.

    Sponsors of the Variety Club

11
  • 09:45 -13:15
    11/07/2019

    Calling all voluntary, community and social enterprise sector organisations from Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge – the National Lottery Heritage Fund has new funding available that we want to share with you! This session covers requests from £3,000—£250,000.

    Attend our Workshop to be inspired, to improve your understanding of heritage, and to learn about what to include if you want to design a project we could fund. Havering Museum will be on hand to provide an introductory session to exciting heritage material from their collections, and will give us a curator-led tour of the Museum itself.

    The workshop is interactive and will include: 

    • Introduction to Havering Museum’s collection and heritage material you could use in your project 
    • ‘What is Heritage?’ discussion to help you shape your idea 
    • Information and tips to help you design a fundable project 
    • A short guided tour 
    • Refreshments will be provided
    • To book a place please sign up online at: www.ticketsource.co.uk/thenationallotteryheritagefundlondon or if you don’t have access to email please call us on 0207 591 6151

    The National Lottery Heritage Fund distributes the heritage share of National Lottery ticket sales, supporting a variety of projects across the UK. The projects funded vary from recording diverse community histories, to providing life-changing training, restoring natural landscapes and rescuing neglected buildings.

    This event is being organised by the National Lottery Heritage Fund so any enquiries should be addressed to them, the Havering Museum is hosting the event but we are not running the workshop.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    11/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    11/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    11/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

12
  • 11:00 -17:00
    12/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    12/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    12/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    12/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your photographs and memories to share or just come to listen to others. All are welcome to these friendly sessions which are sponsored by Mullis & Peake.

13
  • 11:00 -17:00
    13/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    13/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    13/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

14
  • All day
    14/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

15
  • All day
    15/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

16
  • All day
    16/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

17
  • 11:00 -17:00
    17/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    17/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    17/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

18
  • 11:00 -17:00
    18/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    18/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    18/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 11:30 -13:30
    18/07/2019

    At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.  If you would like to join the Variety Club contact Ian Browne at Havering Museum on 01708 766571 to reserve a place.

    Sponsors of the Variety Club

19
  • 11:00 -17:00
    19/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    19/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    19/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    19/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your photographs and memories to share or just come to listen to others. All are welcome to these friendly sessions which are sponsored by Mullis & Peake.

20
  • 11:00 -17:00
    20/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    20/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    20/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

21
  • All day
    21/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

22
  • All day
    22/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

23
  • All day
    23/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

24
  • 11:00 -17:00
    24/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    24/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    24/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    24/07/2019

    At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.  If you would like to join the Variety Club contact Ian Browne at Havering Museum on 01708 766571 to reserve a place.

    Sponsors of the Variety Club

25
  • 11:00 -17:00
    25/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    25/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    25/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    25/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    These informal and fun workshops will explore the meanings behind and appraise a variety of art works.

    Tickets for these pilot workshops £3 each including light refreshment – must be booked in advance.

26
  • 11:00 -17:00
    26/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -15:00
    26/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    If you’re interested in volunteering at the Museum, why not come along to our monthly Recruitment Open House Day.

    Bring along your CV and meet one of our Volunteer Managers.

    Look around the Museum and chat to our friendly Friday Team.

    Please note that potential volunteers must be 16 or over.

    We can accommodate long & short term placements.

    For further details email: volunteermanager@haveringmuseum.org.uk

  • 11:00 -17:00
    26/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    26/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    26/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your photographs and memories to share or just come to listen to others. All are welcome to these friendly sessions which are sponsored by Mullis & Peake.

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  • 11:00 -17:00
    27/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    27/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    27/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

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  • All day
    28/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

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  • All day
    29/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

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  • All day
    30/07/2019

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Saturday
    11:00 – 17:00
    Last entry to the galleries – 16:00
    Last entry to the shop – 16:30

    The public galleries are closed on Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for room bookings, events and private hire.

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  • 11:00 -17:00
    31/07/2019

    Upminster People Photographic Project looks at residents of Upminster as photographed by residents of Upminster.
    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.

     

  • 11:00 -17:00
    31/07/2019

    RAF Hornchurch: World War Two is a digital exhibition marking the 80th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War, with a focus on RAF Hornchurch which played a pivotal role in the defence of Britain.

    The exhibition is normally available from 11:00 till 17:00 (last admission 16:00), Wednesday to Saturday but talks, events and room hire may mean it is closed off at certain times so please telephone 01708 766571 for Exhibition access times in advance of your visit.
  • 11:00 -17:00
    31/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations  in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

  • 11:30 -13:30
    31/07/2019

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    19-21 High St, Romford RM1 1JU, UK

    These informal and fun workshops will explore the meanings behind and appraise a variety of art works.

    Tickets for these pilot workshops £3 each including light refreshment – must be booked in advance.

    

Current Exhibition:

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To Vera, From Papa: the Tolhurst Envelopes

This exhibition takes a look at the artwork of Frederick Charles Tolhurst and the envelopes he illustrated for his daughter and other relations in Hornchurch in the early 1900s. This is the first time the majority of the envelopes have come together for a public display in their home borough.

Upcoming Events:

Variety Club

18th July, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 19th July – Hairstyles

19th July, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

24th July, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Art Appreciation – 4th session 25th July

25th July, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
These informal and fun workshops will explore the meanings behind and appraise a variety of art works. Tickets for these…

Reminiscence – Friday 26th July – Summers Past & Party

26th July, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Recruitment Open House – Friday 26th July

26th July, 2019
11:00 - 15:00
If you’re interested in volunteering at the Museum, why not come along to our monthly Recruitment Open House Day. Bring…

Art Appreciation -4th session 31st July (repeat of 25th July)

31st July, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
These informal and fun workshops will explore the meanings behind and appraise a variety of art works. Tickets for these…

Roman Holiday – a talk by Andrew Curtin followed by a clotted cream tea

3rd August, 2019
13:00 - 15:00
Enjoy a delightful afternoon exploring Italian Art and Artists with Andrew Curtin. Tickets £7 each. Advance booking required.  

Crafty Thursdays

8th August, 2019
11:00 - 15:00
Join us in the galleries where the children can explore the amazing artefacts, dress up and get creative making paper…

Play Time With Old Fashioned Games

15th August, 2019
11:00 - 15:00
Enjoy an afternoon playing old fashioned games with the family. No booking required just drop in anytime between 11:00 –…

RAF Hornchurch – a talk by Dennis Lynch

17th August, 2019
13:00 - 15:00
Dennis Lynch shares the fascinating story of Hornchurch airfield from 1915 through to the present day. It will focus on…

Crafty Thursdays

22nd August, 2019
11:00 - 15:00
Join us in the galleries where the children can explore the amazing artefacts, dress up and get creative making paper…

Crafty Thursdays

29th August, 2019
11:00 - 15:00
Join us in the galleries where the children can explore the amazing artefacts, dress up and get creative making paper…

Recruitment Open House – Friday 30th August

30th August, 2019
11:00 - 15:00
If you’re interested in volunteering at the Museum, why not come along to our monthly Recruitment Open House Day. Bring…

Art Appreciation Workshop – Landscapes

4th September, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no previous knowledge. Attendees are encouraged to engage with a variety of…

Goodbye Brewery

4th September, 2019
11:00 - 17:00

Reminiscence – Friday 6th September – Origins of the Second World War

6th September, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

12th September, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 13th September – Superstitions & Strange Stories

13th September, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

18th September, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Potty Fridays: pottery display

18th September, 2019
11:00 - 17:00
A display of pottery made by the group who are based at Fairkytes Art Centre.

Reminiscence – Friday 20th September – Housing In Havering

20th September, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

26th September, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 27th September – Parenting

27th September, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Recruitment Open House – Friday 27th September

27th September, 2019
11:00 - 15:00
If you’re interested in volunteering at the Museum, why not come along to our monthly Recruitment Open House Day. Bring…

Tutankhamun’s Egypt – a talk by Janet Brewer

28th September, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
Janet Brewer of Essex Egyptology Group shares the story of the boy King, deduced from the contents of his tomb.…

Art Appreciation Workshop – Abstract Art

2nd October, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no previous knowledge. Attendees are encouraged to engage with a variety of…

Reminiscence – Friday 4th October – My Worst Job!

4th October, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Workhouse to Hospital

9th October, 2019
11:00 - 17:00

Variety Club

10th October, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Haunted Royal Palaces and Houses

10th October, 2019
19:00 - 20:30
A spooky talk about spirits that roam royal palaces and great houses, including Buckingham Palace, Tower of London, Windsor Castle,…

Reminiscence – Friday 11th October – Changing Face of Havering: Post 1945

11th October, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

16th October, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 18th October – The Bus

18th October, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

24th October, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Leonora Dori Galigai, 17th Century She-Wolf – a talk by Dr. Ian Browne

26th October, 2019
13:30 - 15:00
Dr Ian Browne explores the story of Marie de Medici’s Lady-in-Waiting, who conned the French aristocracy with claims of magical…

Variety Club

30th October, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 1st November – British Cathedral Cities

1st November, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Art Appreciation Workshop – 17th Century

6th November, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no previous knowledge. Attendees are encouraged to engage with a variety of…

Variety Club

7th November, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 8th November – Civilians At War

8th November, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

13th November, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Two Years in 30 Objects (2018-2019)

13th November, 2019
11:00 - 17:00

Reminiscence – Friday 15th November – Earliest Memories

15th November, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

21st November, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 22nd November – Siblings

22nd November, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Reminiscence – Friday 29th November – Famous People I Have Met

29th November, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Art Appreciation Workshop – Winter & Seasonal Scenes

4th December, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no previous knowledge. Attendees are encouraged to engage with a variety of…

Variety Club

5th December, 2019
11:30 - 13:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 6th December – Christmas Carols & Classical Music

6th December, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Variety Club

11th December, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
At each event attendees will either, learn a new skill, listen to a talk or get involved in an activity.…

Reminiscence – Friday 13th December Christmas Party (Advanced Booking Required)

13th December, 2019
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Reminiscence – Friday 10th January – Icons

10th January, 2020
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Reminiscence – Friday 17th January – The Environment

17th January, 2020
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…

Reminiscence – Friday 24th January – Meal Times

24th January, 2020
13:30 - 15:30
ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm to 3.30 pm. Bring your…