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
    01/01/2022-25/01/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    01/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    02/01/2022-26/01/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    02/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    03/01/2022-27/01/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    03/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    04/01/2022-28/01/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    04/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    05/01/2022-29/01/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

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  • All day
    06/01/2022-30/01/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • 13:30 -15:30
    06/01/2022

    Please note that there is no meeting in January 2022

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

    Our topics for the Spring 2022 are as follows:-
    January – No meeting
    3rd February – Open Topic
    3rd March – Winter
    7th April – Open Topic
    5th May – Choosing Exhibition Prints
    June – Bank holiday – Date to be arranged
    Open Topic meetings allow  the showing of images on any subject, whilst ‘themed’ should link into the topic theme.

    For more information email: photogroup@haveringmuseum.org.uk

     

    Click here to subscribe to the Photogroup mailing list

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  • All day
    07/01/2022-31/01/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

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  • All day
    08/01/2022-01/02/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    08/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    09/01/2022-02/02/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    09/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    10/01/2022-03/02/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    10/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    11/01/2022-04/02/2022

    The Havering Museum will close at 17:00 on Friday, 17th December for the Christmas and New Year holiday.

    The Museum will be closed from Saturday 18th December 2021 and will reopen at 11am on Wednesday 12th January 2022.

    May you all have a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2022. Thanks to all our sponsors, visitors and volunteers for supporting us during a difficult 2020 and 2021.

  • All day
    11/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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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  • 11:30 -13:00
    13/01/2022

    Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments).
    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 or email: volunteermanager@haveringmuseum.org.uk to reserve a place.

    Registered Charity No. 1093763

    Sponsored By

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  • 13:30 -15:30
    14/01/2022

    This week’s topic is GHOSTS

    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.

15
  • All day
    15/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.

  • 13:30 -15:00
    15/01/2022

    Explore with Brian Evans the origins of WW1’s Grey Towers, the New Zealand hospital, stories of the injured soldiers, recuperation and todays landmarks.

    Tickets £5 from the Museum

    or

    Book online via Eventbrite (booking fee applies)

    Ticket numbers are limited so book early to be sure of getting a seat.

     

    All tickets must be paid for in advance, pre-booking is essential and we are sorry but we can’t accept reservations without payment.

    Tickets £5 each including light refreshment.

     

16
  • All day
    16/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.

17
  • All day
    17/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.
18
  • All day
    18/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.
192021
  • 13:30 -15:30
    21/01/2022

    This week’s topic is British Bird

    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.

22
  • All day
    22/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.

23
  • All day
    23/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.

24
  • All day
    24/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.
25
  • All day
    25/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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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  • 11:30 -13:00
    27/01/2022

    Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments).
    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 or email: volunteermanager@haveringmuseum.org.uk to reserve a place.

    Registered Charity No. 1093763

    Sponsored By

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  • 13:30 -15:30
    28/01/2022

    This week’s topic is Telephones, Mobiles & iPads

    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.

29
  • All day
    29/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.

  • 13:30 -15:00
    29/01/2022

    Bomber Command – TALK CANCELLED

    We are sorry but due to circumstances beyond our control,

    TODAY’S BOMBER COMMAND TALK IS CANCELLED.

    We will notify you if an alternate date can be arranged but a full refund will be made to those who have purchased tickets.

    Please note that the Museum will not be open today so refunds can be obtained Wednesday – Friday when the Museum is open but we will try and contact all ticket holders in due course.

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  • All day
    30/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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
    31/01/2022

    Museum Galleries Opening Times

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

    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.
      

Current Exhibition:

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Women of Havering - 25thMay22
Diversity 2022

 

Upcoming Events:

Pop Up café – Wednesday 25th May – 11:00 – 12:30

25th May, 2022
11:00 - 12:30
   NEW POP UP CAFÉ Admission to the Galleries FREE to those attending the café.  Come along and support the…

Variety Club – 26th May 2022 -11:30 to 13:00

26th May, 2022
11:30 - 13:00
No need to book, just turn up. Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments). At each event attendees will either, learn a…

Reminiscence – The Duke of Edinburgh – 27th May 2022

27th May, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is The Duke of Edinburgh ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take…

KNIT & NATTER – 11:00 – 12:30 – 27th May

27th May, 2022
11:00 - 12:30
NEW KNIT & NATTER  Come along to our fortnightly knit and natter group.  This fun and informal meeting is welcome…

Jubilee Party – TUESDAY, 7th June 2022

7th June, 2022
13:00 - 15:30
Jubilee Party The Museum will celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with a distinctly regal and 1950s themed party. Tickets £8.00…

Art Appreciation – 8th June – Elizabethan

8th June, 2022
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 – 9th June 2022 -11:30 to 13:00

9th June, 2022
11:30 - 13:00
No need to book, just turn up. Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments). At each event attendees will either, learn a…

Havering Museum’s Photogroup – Thursday 9 June – Animals, Buildings & Architecture 

9th June, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
The Museum’s photographic group meet on the first Thursday of every month (June 2nd Thursday due to Bank Holiday) from…

Reminiscence – Home Gardening – 10th June 2022

10th June, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is Home Gardening ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from…

KNIT & NATTER – 11:00 – 12:30 – 10th June

10th June, 2022
11:00 - 12:30
NEW KNIT & NATTER  Come along to our fortnightly knit and natter group.  This fun and informal meeting is welcome…

Climate Change is Everyone’s Business – Tuesday, 14th June 2022

14th June, 2022
11:00 - 15:00
Climate Change – it’s everyone’s business Small Changes, Healthier Havering, Healthier World Business Networking Event A free ‘drop in’ event…

Reminiscence – Spain – 17th June 2022

17th June, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is Spain ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm…

Variety Club – 23rd June 2022 -11:30 to 13:00

23rd June, 2022
11:30 - 13:00
No need to book, just turn up. Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments). At each event attendees will either, learn a…

Reminiscence – Family History – 24th June 2022

24th June, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is Family History ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from…

KNIT & NATTER – 11:00 – 12:30 – 24th June

24th June, 2022
11:00 - 12:30
NEW KNIT & NATTER  Come along to our fortnightly knit and natter group.  This fun and informal meeting is welcome…

Who Built Tutankhamun’s Tomb? – 25th June 2022

25th June, 2022
13:30 - 15:00
Who Built Tutankhamun’s Tomb? Janet Brewer, Egyptologist returns to share amazing facts about the people who built Tutankhamun’s tomb and…

Reminiscence – London Transport – 1st July 2022

1st July, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is London Transport ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from…

Art Appreciation – 6th July – Urban Life

6th July, 2022
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 July 2022 -11:30 to 13:00

7th July, 2022
11:30 - 13:00
No need to book, just turn up. Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments). At each event attendees will either, learn a…

Havering Museum’s Photogroup – Thursday 7 July – Open

7th July, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
The Museum’s photographic group meet on the first Thursday of every month from 1.30 pm – 3.30 pm – £5…

Reminiscence – 1960’s Music: Part Two – 8th July 2022

8th July, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is 1960’s Music: Part Two ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take…

KNIT & NATTER – 11:00 – 12:30 – 8th July

8th July, 2022
11:00 - 12:30
NEW KNIT & NATTER  Come along to our fortnightly knit and natter group.  This fun and informal meeting is welcome…

Pop Up café – Saturday, 9th July 11:00 – 12:30

9th July, 2022
11:00 - 12:30
   NEW POP UP CAFÉ Admission to the Galleries FREE to those attending the café.  Come along and support the…

Reminiscence – Good News – 15th July 2022

15th July, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is Good News ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from…

Variety Club – 21st July 2022 -11:30 to 13:00

21st July, 2022
11:30 - 13:00
No need to book, just turn up. Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments). At each event attendees will either, learn a…

Reminiscence – 1980’s Television – 22nd July 2022

22nd July, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is 1980’s Television ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from…

KNIT & NATTER – 11:00 – 12:30 – 22nd July

22nd July, 2022
11:00 - 12:30
NEW KNIT & NATTER  Come along to our fortnightly knit and natter group.  This fun and informal meeting is welcome…

Reminiscence – Clubs – 29th July 2022

29th July, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
This week’s topic is Clubs ADMISSION £3.  Admission includes entry to the Museum and refreshments.  Sessions take place from 1.30pm…

1613: Murder and Scandal at the Tower with Dr. Ian Browne – 30th July 2022

30th July, 2022
13:30 - 15:00
Dr Ian Browne will delve into the intriguing story of the murder of Sir Thomas Overbury at the Tower of…

Reminiscence – Beach Party – TUESDAY, 2nd August 2022

2nd August, 2022
13:00 - 15:30
Beach Party Celebrating summer, our reminiscence regulars are invited to book for a summer themed beached party … without the…

Art Appreciation – 3rd August – Edgar Degas: Influences & Work.

3rd August, 2022
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 – 4th August 2022 -11:30 to 13:00

4th August, 2022
11:30 - 13:00
No need to book, just turn up. Admission £3.00 (inc light refreshments). At each event attendees will either, learn a…

Havering Museum’s Photogroup – Thursday 4 August – tbc

4th August, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
The Museum’s photographic group meet on the first Thursday of every month from 1.30 pm – 3.30 pm – £5…

Regular Events/Groups

Friends of Havering Museum
The FoHM was set up in 2000 to support and promote the aimsof Havering Museum. They provide an exclusive and exciting programme of events which are designed for members.

FoHM website

FoHM Events in 2022

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 April to August 2022 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
Photography Group
As of September the Photography Group have resumed their meetings in the Museum.
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 Ellen Owen at the Museum:
marketing@haveringmuseum.org.uk