194 Lower High Street
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.
Thursday -Saturday 1000-1700
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
Watford Hospital Fundraiser
- 4 April 2015 6-10pm
Watford Hospitals Broadcasting Service are hosting a fundraising concert to raise money for the upkeep of their studies at Watford General Hospital and at Hemel Hempstead Hospital.
Expect a big night of music and a drinks bar in line with a 60 year celebration of broadcasting!
Headline act is Minnie Birch.
- Any age
Spring Crafts at Watford Museum!
- 9 April 2015 10:30am-12:30pm
- 16 April 2015 10:30am-12:30pm
Drop in to our family friendly craft workshops and make something spring themed to take home. Take part in our Easter Trail with a chocolate surprise at the end!
- Any age
£1 per person, which can be paid on the day.
A Night of Mystical, Magical Wonders at Watford Museum
- 16 May 2015 6-10pm
Step into the museum and explore the kinetic animations of Mewlab inspired by stories written by BAFTA 2014 winner Sarah Woolner. Make your own zoetrope in our hands on Quirky Pictures workshop, no matter your age! Browse the beautiful handmade books of RunBlackWolf, purchase a vinyl or have a cup of coffee from the LP Cafe. Not to mention a chance to try the locally brewed beer of Pope's Yard and take in the music of Minnie Birch and Tom Craven. A night of mystical, magical wonders!
- Family friendly
- Any age