Join a guided walk of Amersham Old Town for a fascinating insight into the history of the town, its inhabitants and its development. Here you will see many of the details of the town that you may never have noticed before. The walk is approximately one hour and a half in duration.The walks leave from the museum at 2.30pm every Sunday from the beginning of April to the end of October. £5 for adults, children are free.

Join a guided Tudor Walk to learn about life – and death – in 16th century Amersham – food and drink, clothing, health and the Lollards martyrs. These walks are led by guides in Tudor costume and start from the museum at 2.30pm on the last Saturday of the month, April to September. £5 for adults, children are free.

The museum welcomes pre-arranged walks for groups outside normal museum opening hours, during the day or in the evening. Special walks for groups or schools can be organised at any time of the year. Visits to the museum or for a guided walk cost £7 per person or £10 for both a walk and a museum visit.

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April 2020

CANCELLED – Walks of Amersham Old Town

April 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 25, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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£5
Amersham Market Hall

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 to 2 hours.

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CANCELLED – Walks of Amersham Old Town

April 12 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 25, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
+ Google Map
£5
Amersham Market Hall

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 to 2 hours.

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CANCELLED – Walks of Amersham Old Town

April 19 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 25, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
+ Google Map
£5
Amersham Market Hall

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 to 2 hours.

Find out more »

CANCELLED – Tudor Walks in Amersham

April 25 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:30 pm on day Last of the month, repeating until September 26, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
+ Google Map
£5
Tudor Walks

Last Saturday of the month. These walks tell you about life - and death - in Amersham in Tudor times; food and drink, work and housing, fairs and markets, sickness and cures, clothing, and ghosts and religious beliefs. Costumed guides will tell you about the Lollard martyrs as you visit some of the places relevant to their story. Note the walk includes a steady climb through fields to the martyrs memorial. Walks start at the museum and usually last about…

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CANCELLED – Walks of Amersham Old Town

April 26 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 25, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
+ Google Map
£5
Amersham Market Hall

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 to 2 hours.

Find out more »

May 2020

CANCELLED – Walks of Amersham Old Town

May 3 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 25, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
+ Google Map
£5
Amersham Market Hall

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 to 2 hours.

Find out more »

CANCELLED – Walks of Amersham Old Town

May 10 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 25, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
+ Google Map
£5
Amersham Market Hall

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 to 2 hours.

Find out more »

CANCELLED – J H Kennard and Amersham-on-the-Hill Walk

May 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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£5

Discover one of the most important architects in Amersham’s 20th century development, J H Kennard. Join this walk around Amersham-on-the-Hill and find out about the many projects undertaken by this Arts & Crafts architect. The walk starts outside Amersham station and lasts 1½ to 2 hours. To book: www.visitchilterns.co.uk/walkingfest or email info@amershammuseum.org

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CANCELLED – Walks of Amersham Old Town

May 17 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 25, 2020

Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
+ Google Map
£5
Amersham Market Hall

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 to 2 hours.

Find out more »

CANCELLED – A Poor King and Rich Commoners made Amersham

May 21 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Amersham Museum, 49, High Street
Old Amersham, HP7 0DP
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£5

No other medium sized town has a medieval street plan untouched by post 1800 development. A short woodland walk starting at Amersham station through the beech woods down to old Amersham will explain how this came about: including a charter of King John and evidence of domination in the 18th century by the Drake family. There will be a rare opportunity to see impressive memorials to this family in the Drake Chapel. The walk around the medieval street plan will…

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49 High Street
Old Amersham
Buckinghamshire
HP7 0DP

01494 723700
info@amershammuseum.org

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