From the lace makers of the 1800s to World War II darning, see examples of how the people of Amersham created, mended and repaired their clothing and textiles. Making, mending […]
All of the museum’s in-house exhibitions are FREE to visit after admission to the museum.
Make, Mend and Wash
Until December 2022.
From the lace makers of the 1800s to World War II darning, see examples of how the people of Amersham created, mended and repaired their clothing and textiles. Making, mending and repairing have been necessary skills for centuries, but also an outlet for creative self-expression. Enjoy examples from our collection including beautiful tambour beading, intricate straw plaiting, delicate lace, and expert smocking.
Together We Build
Amersham Museum is pleased to announce we are participating in the Together We Build exhibition and events programme which kicks off on 9th September and runs until 4th November. For further details, please click on this link.
Previous Exhibition – Amersham Before Plastic
Online Exhibition – Amersham in Lockdown
Online Exhibition – Amersham Through a Lens
Online Exhibition – Amersham Museum Art Club Spring Show
“Enjoyed our visit to this wonderful interactive museum where you are positively encouraged to touch things!”
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