What's On

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

Today at the Museum

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  • All day
    01/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

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  • All day
    02/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

3
  • All day
    03/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • All day
    04/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • 13:30 -15:30
    06/06/2024-06/12/2024

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

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

    This friendly and social group welcomes beginners and more experienced alike.  Other outside and evening meetings are arranged.

    Sessions alternate between ‘Open Topic’ and more specific activities.

    Admission £5.00 (Inc. Light refreshments)

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  • 13:30 -15:30
    06/06/2024

    This friendly and social group welcomes beginners and more experienced alike.  Other outside and evening meetings are arranged. Sessions alternate between ‘Open Topic’ and more specific activities.

    ADVANCED BOOKING ESSENTIAL

    Admission £5.00 (Inc. Light refreshments)

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  • 13:30 -15:30
    07/06/2024

    This week’s topic is

    D-Day

    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.

    These sessions are sponsored by Mullis & Peake Solicitors LLP, Romford.

    All are welcome to these friendly sessions.

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  • All day
    08/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

9
  • All day
    09/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

10
  • All day
    10/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • All day
    11/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • 13:30 -15:30
    12/06/2024

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

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

    Art Appreciation – Johanne Vermeer : Influncers & Work.

    Wednesday 12th June 13:30 – 15:30

    These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no previous knowledge. Attendees are encouraged to engage with a variety of artists within the designated topic and build up their repertoire in appraising art.

    Admission £5 (inc. light refreshments)
    Advanced booking advised.

     

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  • 12:00 -13:00
    13/06/2024

    Talk by Dennis Lynch

    Travel photographs and anecdotes from this beautiful country

    £5.00 (inc light refreshments)

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  • 13:30 -15:30
    14/06/2024

    This week’s topic is

    Allotments & Grow Your Own

    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.

    These sessions are sponsored by Mullis & Peake Solicitors LLP, Romford.

    All are welcome to these friendly sessions.

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  • All day
    15/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

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  • All day
    16/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

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  • All day
    17/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • All day
    18/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • 13:30 -15:30
    21/06/2024

    This week’s topic is Going Online

    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.

    These sessions are sponsored by Mullis & Peake Solicitors LLP, Romford.

    All are welcome to these friendly sessions.

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  • All day
    22/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

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  • All day
    23/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

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  • All day
    24/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • All day
    25/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

    The public galleries are closed on Saturdays, Sundays, Mondays & Tuesdays.
    We may be open at other times for talks, events,  room bookings and private hire.
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  • 13:30 -15:30
    28/06/2024

    This week’s topic is –  Streets where I have lived and worked

     

    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.

    These sessions are sponsored by Mullis & Peake Solicitors LLP, Romford.

    All are welcome to these friendly sessions.

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  • All day
    29/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

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  • All day
    30/06/2024

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

    Wednesday – Friday
    11:00 – 16:30
    Last entry to the galleries – 15:30
    Last entry to the shop – 16:00

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

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Art Exhibition for early 2024

Mostly Landscapes - JPG

Other Exhibitions

We are adding a new permanent Ind Coope Brewery display in Case 2 and a digitised version of the ‘Mines A Pint’: A History of the Ind Coope Brewery exhibition this spring Please check our website for further details of our forthcoming temporary exhibitions. Note access to the Temporary Exhibition Space subject to our scheduled Event Programme.

Upcoming Events:

Reminiscence – Streets where I have lived and worked – 28 June

28th June, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  Streets where I have lived and worked   ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the…

Art Appreciation – 3rd July – The Summer

3rd July, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
Art Appreciation – The Summer Wednesday 3rd July 13:30 – 15:30 These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no…

Forensics: Past, Present and Future Advances – 4th July ’24

4th July, 2024
19:30 - 20:30
Thursday, 4 July, 19:30 – 20:30 – £5.00 (includes tea/coffee) Helen Windsor, Senior Forensic Officer shares the history and future…

Reminiscence – British female TV personalities – 5 July

5th July, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  British female TV personalities   ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments. …

Lunch Time Lectures – Code breakers of Bletchley Park

11th July, 2024
12:00 - 13:00
Talk by Ellen Owen Discover the background to Bletchley Park  and the fascinating stories about the secret code breakers of…

Reminiscence – Murder – 12 July

12th July, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  Murder   ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place…

Reminiscence – General Elections – 19 July

19th July, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  General Elections   ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take…

Reminiscence – Devon and Cornwall 26 July

26th July, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  Devon and Cornwall   ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions…

Reminiscence – Competitive events and tournaments – 2 August

2nd August, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  Competitive events and tournaments   ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments. …

Art Appreciation – 7th August – Animals in Art

7th August, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
Art Appreciation – Animals in Art Wednesday 7th August 13:30 – 15:30 These are fun, informal and friendly and assume…

Lunch Time Lectures – Death in Ancient Rome

8th August, 2024
12:00 - 13:00
Talk by Dr Ian Browne Exploring the realities of dying and death in ancient Rome and funeral practices £5.00 (inc…

Reminiscence – Being British – 9 August

9th August, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  Being British   ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take…

Reminiscence – Music inspired nature – 16 August

16th August, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  Music inspired nature ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take…

Guided Walk – In the Footsteps of Heroes

2nd September, 2024
11:00 - 13:00
Gudied Walk – In the Footsteps of Heroes by Peter Owen Monday 2nd Septemeber 11:00 – 13:00 Admission £5 A…

Art Appreciation – 4th September – Self Portraits

4th September, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
Art Appreciation – Self Portraits Wednesday 4th September 13:30 – 15:30 These are fun, informal and friendly and assume no…

Reminiscence – Slavery – 6 September

6th September, 2024
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is –  Slavery ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from…

SPY RUNNER TALK – Saturday 7th September ’24

7th September, 2024
13:30 - 15:00
An unique and fascinating talk by Nicholas Reed, the son of Ronnie Reed, the Case Officer for many WWII Double…

Lunch Time Lectures – Faces of the Twentieth Century

12th September, 2024
12:00 - 13:00
Talk by Dr Ian Browne An examination of British portraiture and personalities  through the National Portrait Galleries collections £5.00 (inc…

Royal Remains & Tombs by Dr. Ian Browne

21st September, 2024
13:30 - 15:00
Royal Remains & Tombs by Dr. Ian Browne Saturday 21st September 2024 13:30 -15:00 £5 (inc. light refreshments) A delve…

Havering Museum’s Photographic Group’s Annual Exhibition 28 September -13 December

28th September, 2024 - 13th December, 2024
00:00 - 00:00
Another outstanding and creative photographic exhibition of unique portraits, landscapes, animals etc. Exhibition Admission. Adults £3.00, Concessions £2.50. Children under…

Romford – Growth and change, a talk by Simon Donoghue

16th October, 2024
13:30 - 15:00
This illustrated talk of Romford will present an overview of the town over 200 years. From its dramatic growth in…

Military Ghost talk by Ellen Owen

31st October, 2024
19:00 - 20:30
Military Ghosts talk by Ellen Owen Thursday 31 October, 19:00 – 20:30 Be fascinated by the stories of military ghosts…

Regular Events/Groups

Knit & Natter
Friday, Fortnightly JUST TURN UP! 11:00 – 12:30 This is a community led meeting independent of the museum. Come and say hello to find out more. From Friday 14 June.
Every other Friday from 14th June 2024
Friends of Havering Museum
The FoHM was set up in 2000 to support and promote the aims of Havering Museum. They provide an exclusive and exciting programme of events which are designed for members.

FoHM Events February to May 2024

The walks and talks are free to members unless stated otherwise. If places are available, non-members are welcome for a charge of £5.
Reminiscence Sessions
Our popular reminiscence sessions take place on Friday afternoons. Come along, make new friends, share your stories or just listen to fascinating stories. The May to September 2024 programme is now listed on the calendar.
Photography Group
The Museum's photographic group meet on the first Thursday of every month from 1.30 pm - 3.30 pm - £5 per event.
First Thursday of every month - £5

If you run a club and would like a special talk then contact the Museum as we have a wide range of talks and speakers available. Museum promotional talks are free but all other talks are chargeable. Contact the museum at:
info@haveringmuseum.org.uk