On 15th August this year (2020) we will mark 75 years since VJ Day, the day when Japan surrendered, effectively signalling the end of WWII. Covid-19 will prevent some of the planned remembrance events from going ahead, just it did for VE Day earlier this year. At the museum we had hoped to run an event; since that’s not possible we have delved into local newspaper archives to find out how Amersham responded to the news 75 years ago.

Click on this link to see our it affected one local family.

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49 High Street
Old Amersham
Buckinghamshire
HP7 0DP

01494 723700
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Amersham Museum is open on Thursdays and Weekends, 12 noon to 4.30pm. Our town walks and Tudor walks are also running. We recommend that you pre-book your visit

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