Watford Museum

Watford Museum
194 Lower High Street
WD17 2DG






01923 232297


01923 224772

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Watford Museum
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Telling the story of Watford past and present, Watford Museum is housed in the former Benskins Brewery Mansion. The museum has displays of local history and industry, including Watford Football Club memorabilia and the Cassiobury Collection of fine art.

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery

Opening hours

Thursday -Saturday 1000-1700

Admission charges

Admission free

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Industry, Land Transport, Science and Technology, Social History, Sport, Trade and Commerce, Weapons and War

Key artists and exhibits

  • Benskins Brewery
  • Watford Football Club
  • Cassiobury Collection
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Leaflet on Art class at Watford Museum

Art in the City - Adult Art Class

  • 10 January — 14 February 2015 *on now

This six week, mixed media art class will use drawing, painting and experimental creative processes to take participants on a journey of discovery. Inspired by the theme of 'urbanity', Space2 Gallery's January - February exhibition, we will draw on Watford museum's collections and our daily experiences of the city to create individual artworks.

The course leader Alex McIntyre (MA) is a fellow at Digswell Art Trust and member of the Free Painters and Sculptors. For more information visit www.alex-mcintyre.co.uk

Suitable for

  • 18+


£60 for the course