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CANCELLED – Spring Trail Through the Easter Holidays

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Visit the museum for one of our many arts and crafts sessions linking Amersham’s history with hands-on fun. Drop-in (unless otherwise stated). Subject to availability, during busy periods there may be a short wait for some activities. Hunt the museum and garden for signs of spring. Find them all and make a decorated plant pot […]

£2
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CANCELLED – Create! Natural Collage

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Visit the museum for one of our many arts and crafts sessions linking Amersham’s history with hands-on fun. Drop-in (unless otherwise stated). Subject to availability, during busy periods there may be a short wait for some activities. Usual museum admissions apply. Create a beautiful collage using pressed flowers and plants.

£3

CANCELLED – Portrait Painting

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Work with artist Katy Cook to create a portrait in acrylics.  Your work will be inspired by artists who moved to Amersham during WWII, including Austrian artist Marie-Louise von Motesiczky. This session is for adults and families and places must by booked for adults and children. Booking required: please email: [email protected] These sessions are supported […]

£5

CANCELLED – Portrait Painting

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Work with artist Katy Cook to create a portrait in acrylics.  Your work will be inspired by artists who moved to Amersham during WWII, including Austrian artist Marie-Louise von Motesiczky. This session is for adults and families and places must by booked for adults and children. Booking required: please email: [email protected] These sessions are supported […]

£5

CANCELLED – TALK: Revisiting Metro-Land 1890-1940

Barn Hall, Amersham Chiltern Avenue, Amersham

Author, transport historian and former curator of the London Transport Museum, Oliver Green, will share the fascinating story of the development of Metro-land housing alongside the Metropolitan Railway. Amersham is the last and latest of the Metro-land developments. For booking and any other queries, please contact [email protected] 

£10
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CANCELLED – Mini Museum

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Join one of our special themed under fives sessions. Each session is linked to the museum collection and includes messy play, craft, a trail and songs. £3 per child (babies under 1 free)

£3

CANCELLED – VE Day 75 Years Garden Party

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Join us to celebrate 75 years since VE Day. Find out who was in Amersham in 1945 and learn about their experiences. Join us in making a giant length of bunting to decorate the garden and museum. Bring your own picnic. We are asking people to help decorate the museum in bunting to celebrate VE […]

FREE after normal entry

CANCELLED – TALK: Libertys – The Bucks Man behind the Famous Shop

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Arthur Liberty: the Bucks Man, the London shop, the global style Liberty, the iconic London shop, needs very little introduction. Yet the story of this world famous department store is full of surprises, from its historical connection to Buckinghamshire to the effects of wartime on the company’s creative vision. Come and find out more at […]

£10

CANCELLED – A Poor King and Rich Commoners made Amersham

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

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. […]

£5

CANCELLED – Create! Bunting

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

Add to our giant length of bunting, made to celebrate 75 years of VE Day. Make and decorate fabric bunting, both for the museum and to take home. Usual museum admissions apply.

£3

Museum Golf Day at Harewood Downs Golf Club

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

A repeat of our successful golf day at Harewood Downs Golf Club. Great prizes for a fun 18 hole individual stableford competition with dinner to follow. Golfers welcome to participate. Contact Stuart Jaggard on 07860 293710 for further details, or email [email protected]

Tudor Walks in Amersham

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

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 […]

Free – £5.00

Walks of Amersham Old Town

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

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. Pre-booking is essential. Each group is now limited to five people, led by a museum volunteer guide. Each guide will […]

Free – £5.00

Walks of Amersham Old Town

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

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. Pre-booking is essential. Each group is now limited to five people, led by a museum volunteer guide. Each guide will […]

Free – £5.00

Walks of Amersham Old Town

Amersham Museum 49, High Street, Old Amersham

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. Pre-booking is essential. Each group is now limited to five people, led by a museum volunteer guide. Each guide will […]

Free – £5.00

Plan Your Visit

49 High Street
Old Amersham
Buckinghamshire
HP7 0DP

01494 723700
[email protected]

We are open from Wednesday to Sunday, 12 noon until 4:30pm.

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

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