Pumphouse Educational Museum

 
 
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Lavender Pond & Nature Park, Southwark, Lavender Pumphouse Lavender Road, London SE16 5DZ 
 
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Pumphouse Educational MuseumThis museum houses a private collection of artefacts from the Thames foreshore in Rotherhithe.

The story of Rotherhithe is told through its unique collection, which ranges from dockers' tools, Elizabethan cannonballs, human skulls, jewellery, coins and clay pipes, to some Peek Freans memorabilia - including a 6' replica of Queen Elizabeth II's wedding cake.


There is a full educational service for groups and schools, as well as local history walks, hands-on displays and a permanent exhibition - `Blitz...A Front Room' - in the large hall area.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Rotherhithe Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Canada Water Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canada Water Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Surrey Quays Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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