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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  • 11:00 -17:00
    01/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

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  • All day
    02/12/2018

    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
    03/12/2018

    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
    04/12/2018

    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
    05/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

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  • 11:00 -17:00
    06/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    06/12/2018

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

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  • 11:00 -17:00
    07/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    07/12/2018

    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 Solicitors LLP, Romford.

     

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  • 11:00 -17:00
    08/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

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  • All day
    09/12/2018

    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
    10/12/2018

    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
    11/12/2018

    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.

12
  • 11:00 -17:00
    12/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

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  • 11:00 -17:00
    13/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

14
  • 11:00 -17:00
    14/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    14/12/2018

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

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

    ADMISSION £3.  This is one of the few Reminiscence sessions that must be booked in advance. Booking will be taken at Reminiscence sessions prior to the Christmas party.

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

     

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  • 11:00 -17:00
    15/12/2018

    An exhibition at Havering Museum by a creative illustrative artist inspired by her local community in Romford, Essex and beyond.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    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.

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  • All day
    16/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    16/12/2018

    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
    17/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    17/12/2018

    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
    18/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    18/12/2018

    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
    19/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    20/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    21/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    22/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    23/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    23/12/2018

    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
  • All day
    24/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    24/12/2018

    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.

25
  • All day
    25/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    25/12/2018

    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
    26/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    27/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    28/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    29/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

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  • All day
    30/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    30/12/2018

    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
    31/12/2018

    The Havering Museum will be closed on Sunday 16th December 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday 9th January 2019.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2019. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for making 2018 our most successful year.

  • All day
    31/12/2018

    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.

      

Current Exhibition:

Havering_Museum_logo

From 15th February to 28th March

Sarah Hardy exhibits her amazing models of Upminster shops from the 1960s

Upminster shops

Upcoming Events:

Happy Hearts Day – morning session

21st February, 2020
11:00 - 12:30
A creative family activity making heart and bead necklaces and bracelets, decorating shortbread biscuits, face-painting and lots of other fun…

Happy Hearts Day – afternoon session

21st February, 2020
13:30 - 15:00
A creative family activity making heart and bead necklaces and bracelets, decorating shortbread biscuits, face-painting and lots of other fun…

Royal Naval College and the Painted Hall

26th February, 2020
13:00 - 14:30
Discover the 500 year history of the Old Royal Naval College, the magnificent Painted Hall and the baroque ceiling mural.…

Reminiscence – Friday 28th February – American TV Programmes

28th February, 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…

The History of Comic Books

29th February, 2020
13:00 - 14:30
Jason Rutland, of Comic Book Heroes explores the history of American and British comics from the early 1920s onwards and…

Art Appreciation Workshop – Urban Life

4th March, 2020
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 6th March – Villages of Essex

6th March, 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 13th March – Taste & Smell

13th March, 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…

Havering Museum Collections and Preservation

16th March, 2020
13:00 - 15:00
Discover the stories behind Havering Museum’s Collections and learn how to preserve your treasures. This is a free event for…

Reminiscence – Friday 20th March – Newspapers & Magazines

20th March, 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 27th March – Top Of The Pops

27th March, 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…

Art Appreciation Workshop – Sculptures

1st April, 2020
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 3rd April – Baking

3rd April, 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 April – Super Heroes

17th April, 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 April – The National Trust

24th April, 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 1st May – Guinness Book of Records

1st May, 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…

Art Appreciation Workshop – The Elizabethans

6th May, 2020
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 8th May – The Phoney War

8th May, 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 15th May – Families

15th May, 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…