Discover the wonderful and varied objects produced by Amersham’s local toy factory in the early 20th century. From table tennis and bagatelle, to tea sets and dolls’ houses there is something for everyone to enjoy. Lots of hands-on activities for people of all ages to play with!

Every Wednesday 1st – 29th August, 12-4pm

  • Make a mobile out of ‘vinyl records’ like the ones found at Ron Haddock’s record shop

 

Drop-in, no booking required. Recommended for families with children 5+

Tuesday 31st July, 7th & 28th August, : Families with children aged 6+ for joint workshops

Can you help us restore our historic dollhouses? We need you to help design and make interiors for the Georgian and 1940s doll’s houses in our collection, with help from a miniaturist.

Register now!

Every Wednesday 1st – 29th August, 12-4pm

Concoct mini lava lamps inspired by Goya’s perfume bottles

 

Drop-in, no booking required. Recommended for families with children 5+

Every Wednesday 1st – 29th August, 12-4pm

  • Construct your own butterfly-feeder in our fragrant museum garden

Drop-in, no booking required. Recommended for families with children 5+

Tuesday 21st & Monday 27th August: Children aged 8+ for independent workshops.

Can you help us restore our historic dollhouses? We need you to help design and make interiors for the Georgian and 1940s doll’s houses in our collection, with help from a miniaturist.

Register now!

Every Wednesday 1st – 29th August, 12-4pm

  • Sew a Met-Line cross-stitched London Underground map

Drop-in, no booking required. Recommended for families with children 5+

Tuesday 21st & Monday 27th August: Children aged 8+ for independent workshops.

Can you help us restore our historic dollhouses? We need you to help design and make interiors for the Georgian and 1940s doll’s houses in our collection, with help from a miniaturist.

Register now!

Tuesday 31st July, 7th & 28th August, : Families with children aged 6+ for joint workshops

Can you help us restore our historic dollhouses? We need you to help design and make interiors for the Georgian and 1940s doll’s houses in our collection, with help from a miniaturist.

Register now!

Every Wednesday 1st – 29th August, 12-4pm

  • Decorate an Amersham Toys inspired tea set

Drop-in, no booking required. Recommended for families with children 5+

Plan Your Visit

49 High Street
Old Amersham
Buckinghamshire
HP7 0DP

01494 723700
info@amershammuseum.org

We are open from Wednesday to Sunday, 12 noon until 4:30pm. You can pre-book your time slot or drop-in.

“Enjoyed our visit to this wonderful interactive museum where you are positively encouraged to touch things!”

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