The museum has a wide ranging programme of exhibitions, talks, walks and workshops for adults.

The museum welcomes pre-arranged visits by groups outside normal museum opening hours, during the day or in the evening. An introductory talk, either before the visit or when you arrive at the museum, can usually be arranged if requested.

We can also arrange a guided walk as part of your visit to the museum.

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October 2019

Old Amersham Walk

October 20, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 27, 2019

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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£3

A fascinating walk, led by a guide, around old Amersham. Discover the historic buildings and the interesting stories of the people who lived in and shaped the town in the past. 1½ - 2 hours. £3 per person, children free. The walk starts from the museum. 

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A talk on Arts and Crafts Architecture

October 23, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
St. Leonard’s Parish Centre, Chesham Bois, Glebe Way
Amersham, Bucks HP6 5ND United Kingdom
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Alison Bailey, a trustee of Amersham Museum, will be giving a talk on Arts and Crafts Architecture in Amersham and Chesham Bois. Alison has conducted extensive research on the Arts and Crafts style in the area and her talk will highlight the designs of local architect JH Kennard. The talk will he held in Chesham Bois Parish Centre, Glebe Way, Amersham HP6 5ND and will start at 8pm. Tickets are available from the museum in person, by phoning 01494 723700…

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Old Amersham Walk

October 27, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 27, 2019

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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£3

A fascinating walk, led by a guide, around old Amersham. Discover the historic buildings and the interesting stories of the people who lived in and shaped the town in the past. 1½ - 2 hours. £3 per person, children free. The walk starts from the museum. 

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November 2019

Talk: “Really a very nice time”: Marie-Louise von Motesiczky and Amersham

November 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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£10 – £12

Dr Ines Schenker, biographer of Austrian artist Marie-Louise von Motesiczky, will explore the time Marie-Louise spent living in Amersham. Amersham Museum has recently been gifted three paintings by the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust, which guests will also have an opportunity to see. Tickets cost £12 or £10 for Friends of Amersham Museum and can be booked through Eventbrite This event is supported by the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust. 

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Christmas Fair

Christmas Fair

November 30, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until December 1, 2019

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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We welcome back our annual Christmas Fair on Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December from 11am to 4pm. There will be stalls with a wide range of local crafts, perfect for Christmas presents. This year there is also a museum stall with themed hampers, which make ideal gifts to take when visiting over the Christmas period. Homemade cakes, locally produced gin and craft beer will also be available and refreshments of mulled wine and mince pies will be served. As an…

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December 2019

Christmas Fair

Christmas Fair

December 1, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until December 1, 2019

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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We welcome back our annual Christmas Fair on Saturday 30th November and Sunday 1st December from 11am to 4pm. There will be stalls with a wide range of local crafts, perfect for Christmas presents. This year there is also a museum stall with themed hampers, which make ideal gifts to take when visiting over the Christmas period. Homemade cakes, locally produced gin and craft beer will also be available and refreshments of mulled wine and mince pies will be served. As an…

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Christmas Wreath Making

December 11, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join this popular session, facilitated by Shaw's of Amersham, and learn how to make a wonderful wreath or table centre for Christmas. Price includes wreath, materials, mulled wine and mince pies. Booking is essential. Phone the curator on 01494-723700 or email Emily@amershammuseum.org 

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January 2020

Opening Up Literature

Opening Up Literature

January 7 @ 1:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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Opening Up Literature classes are open to everyone— no prior knowledge needed. All classes take place in the Amersham Museum, Old Amersham. The cost of a ten week course is £150 which includes a copy of the book being studied. The Spring 2020 program starts on January 7th, please click on this link for further details.

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March 2020

CANCELLED – Singing Group

March 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on April 2, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on May 7, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on June 11, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on July 9, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on September 10, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on October 15, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on November 12, 2020 at 10:00 am

One event on December 10, 2020 at 10:00 am

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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Join us for a sing-a-long to much loved songs from the 20th century. This session is once a month on a Thursday, 10am-11.30am and it’s FREE and drop-in.

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CANCELLED – TALK: Arts & Crafts Architecture in Amersham

March 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Market Hall, AMERSHAM, 19 Market Square
AMERSHAM, HP7 0DG
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£10
The Gables, Hervines Road, Amersham

Find out about Amersham’s Arts & Crafts architecture, including homes and community buildings. Learn about J H Kennard, who designed many of our early 20th century homes. For booking please click on this link or email Emily 

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49 High Street
Old Amersham
Buckinghamshire
HP7 0DP

01494 723700
info@amershammuseum.org

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In view of the Corona Virus (Covid-19) the museum will be closed until further notice.

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