94-104 High St (Almshouses)

            The Drake Almshouses were a gift to the town by Sir William Drake, built in 1657 ‘for the relief of 6 poor widows of […]

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106 (Town Farm) -112 High St

            This article about Town Farm was written by Gerry Selby with help from the owners Originally this was ‘Town Farm House’, built in the […]

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41 High St (Red Lion House)

This late 17th century timber framed house was resurfaced early in the 19thcentury, so the front is Georgian, the back is much older .  The age of the walls of […]

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Plan Your Visit

Opening hours:

Wednesday to Sunday, and Bank Holiday Mondays, 12noon to 4:30pm

49 High Street
Old Amersham

01494 723700
[email protected]


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

“Visited Amersham museum yesterday – lovely place, provides many details on the history of the place. Plenty of cute cafes, pubs and shops around also… not difficult to find free parking nearby. ”

“A well-run, informative and interesting small museum on the main street. It’s mostly volunteer-run and they do a great job in keeping it and making you feel welcome…Check out the herb garden too.”

“Enjoyable film and television location guided walk around Amersham hosted by Amersham Museum – here are the Sun Houses on Highover Park and further up the hill is High & Over.”

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