Hampstead Museum

 
 
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New End Square, NW3 1LT 
 
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Hampstead MuseumHoused on the first floor of Burgh House, Hampstead Museum charts the history of the north London borough from prehistoric times to today. Redesigned in 2006, the museum includes touchscreen technology and a telephone which you can pick up and hear the voices of residents recalling their wartime experiences. The museum is free to visit and free educational sessions can be arranged for school groups and adult learners incorporating a tour of the Hampstead Wells area.

 

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Underground Stations

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Hampstead Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Belsize Park Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
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