Harvard House and the Museum of British Pewter

Harvard House and the Museum of British Pewter
Harvard House
High Street
Stratford-upon-Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 6AU
England

Website

www.warwickshire.gov.uk/corporate/tourism.nsf/Links/B63E882DF1B5B0A8802570590032619F

Telephone

01789 204507

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An architectural gem, boasting an ornately carved timber framed frontage, Harvard House is a fine example of an Elizabethan town house, rebuilt in 1596 by master butcher Thomas Rogers.
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His daughter Katherine was the mother of John Harvard, who gave his name to the USA's Harvard University.

The house is also the home of the Museum of British Pewter, and the complete pewter experience gives fun for all the family: there are videos, interactive computers and a children's activity area, as well as metal-working benches for making a unique souvenir to take away. A small shop sells beautifully-crafted gifts

Venue Type:

Museum

Opening hours

Dependent on event, please see web site

Admission charges

Dependent on event, please see web site.

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art

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