Museum of St. Albans

Museum of St. Albans
Hatfield Road
St Albans




01727 819340


01727 837472

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The story of historic St Albans from the departure of the Romans to the present day. There is an ever changing special exhibitions programme and a small wildlife garden and pond to explore.

Venue Type:


Opening hours

Mon-Sat 1000-1700
Sun 1400-1700
Bank holidays 1000-1700

Admission charges


With special Saxon & Medieval galleries. Home to the famous Salaman Collection of trade and craft tools. Extensive collection of local photographs. Oral history collection.

Collection details

Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Law and Order, Natural Sciences, Photography, Science and Technology, Social History

Key artists and exhibits

  • Maps Exhibition until September 28 2003.
  • Images in Stitch Exhibiton, October 18 2003 to January 11 2004.
Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
photograph of nurse Lily Cope

Life in the Trenches

  • 13 September 2014 11am-4:30pm

Life in the Trenches at the Museum of St Albans

A Heritage Open Days Family Event

Meet a nurse, home on leave from the trenches and find out how she treats the wounded. You can also watch a re-enactment of trench warfare using model soldiers.

Suitable for

  • Any age