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
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.
Let's Talk About Space

A Starry Night at Watford Museum

  • 17 May 2014 From 6pm

Join us for our late night opening and find out more about the night sky! Performing duo Let's Talk About Space will be guiding families through the solar system using poetry, spoken word, film and animation.

Children's creative dance workshops will take place from 6 - 7pm and explore the unique features of the Planets and Constellations in the Solar System through movement and expression. Suitable for age 7+, booking is essential.

Not to mention a fantastic chance to explore the museum at night, with Central Primary school's space room on display and a chance to buy a drink from our Benskins bar.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly
  • Especially for children



Please contact the museum for more information.
info@watfordmuseum.org.uk 01923 232297