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

< 2018 >
December 31 - January 06
  • 31

    Closed for the Christmas and New Year Holiday

    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.

    The Havering Museum is closed on Mondays.

    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.

  • 01

    Closed for the Christmas and New Year Holiday

    All day
    01/01/2019

    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.

    The Havering Museum is closed on Tuesdays.

    All day
    01/01/2019

    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.

  • 02

    Closed for the Christmas and New Year Holiday

    All day
    02/01/2019

    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.

  • 03

    Closed for the Christmas and New Year Holiday

    00:00
    03/01/2019

    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.

    Havering Museum Photographic Group

    13:30 -15:30
    03/01/2019

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

  • 04

    Closed for the Christmas and New Year Holiday

    All day
    04/01/2019

    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.

  • 05

    Closed for the Christmas and New Year Holiday

    All day
    05/01/2019

    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.

  • 06

    Closed for the Christmas and New Year Holiday

    All day
    06/01/2019

    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.

    The Havering Museum is closed on Sundays.

    All day
    06/01/2019

    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.

Current Exhibition:

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Upminster Shops and Memories

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

From 15th February to 28th March

Upminster shops

Textile Art: A Life in Colour

From 22nd February to 4th April

An exhibition showcasing magnificent textile work

by Delia Pusey

Textile Art

Upcoming Events:

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…