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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    The Havering Museum is closed on Mondays.

    All day

    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.

From 27th July 2022

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Upcoming Events:

Friends of Havering Museum – Walk & Canal Museum visit

7th September, 2022
00:00 - 00:00
Wednesday 7th September: meet at Romford Station *Walk and Visit to Canal Museum (entrance fee and refreshments £5)  with Dawn…

Family Free Day – Saturday 1st October, 11:00 – 15:00

1st October, 2022
11:00 - 15:00
The galleries will be open for families to explore.  Activity sheets and items for object handling will be available. Note:…

Friends of Havering Museum – Virtual walk of Rainham Village

13th October, 2022
13:30 - 15:00
Thursday 13th October at 1.30 pm in the Museum Virtual walk of Rainham Village with Dawn.   Book your place…

The Mysteries Of Hampton Court: Legends, People, Ghosts And Its Lasting Legacy – Saturday 15 October, 13:30 – 15:00

15th October, 2022
13:30 - 15:00
Ellen Owen will explore many of the fascinating stories and people associated with the historic palace, not to mention supernatural…

Friends of Havering Museum – Cream Tea andTalk

28th October, 2022
13:00 - 15:30
Friday 28th October at 1.00 pm – 3.30 pm in the Museum Cream Tea with Talk: £6   Book your…

Friends of Havering Museum – Talk: “The Metropolitan Railway”

9th November, 2022
13:30 - 15:00
Wednesday 9th November at 1.30 pm in the Museum Talk: “The Metropolitan Railway” by Brian Evans.   Book your place…

Ludwig Lavater: Reluctant Ghost Hunter – Saturday 12 November, 13:30 – 1500

12th November, 2022
13:30 - 15:00
Dr Ian Browne delves into the career of a sixteenth century theologian whose dealings with the supernatural led him to…

Christmas Market – Saturday 19 November, 11:00 – 16:00

12th November, 2022
13:30 - 15:00
This festival annual event returns to bring some festive cheer and showcase local crafts people.  In addition to local traders,…

Christmas Traditions From Around The World and Cake Tasting – Saturday 3 December, 13:30 – 15:30

3rd December, 2022
13:30 - 15:30
Get festive and explore the origins of some of our seasonal traditions from around the world and sample some cake…

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 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

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: