Hampstead Museum

 
 
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New End Square, NW3 1LT 
 
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Wed to Sun 12pm-5pm
 
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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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Shelagh Wakely
Shelagh Wakely
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

Camden Arts Centre 12 minutes walk from Hampstead Museum

Taking place throughout all the galleries of the Camden Arts Centre, this major exhibition provides a rare opportunity to encounter ...More

 
Jacqueline Winspear
Exhibitions | On 21st August 2014 

Swiss Cottage Central Library 21 minutes walk from Hampstead Museum

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South Blue Idles
Concerts | On 21st August 2014 

Fiddlers Elbow 25 minutes walk from Hampstead Museum

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Theatre | Until 24th August 2014 

Upstairs At The Gatehouse 1.43 miles from Hampstead Museum

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Camden Beach
Camden Beach
Seasonal | Until 23rd August 2014 

Roundhouse 1.47 miles from Hampstead Museum

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Wedding Disco
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th October 2014 

The Barfly Camden 1.48 miles from Hampstead Museum

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Wovenwar
Concerts | On 21st August 2014 

The Barfly Camden 1.48 miles from Hampstead Museum

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Concerts | On 21st August 2014 

The Good Ship 1.49 miles from Hampstead Museum

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Exhibitions | Until 28th August 2014 

Primrose Hill Community Centre 1.53 miles from Hampstead Museum

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Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2014 

Primrose Hill Community Centre 1.53 miles from Hampstead Museum

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