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Takeover Day at Havering Museum

Back in November, one Saturday morning, Havering Museum was taken over by local children from the 12th Romford Brownies and 3rd Squirrels Heath Cubs along with other local children who were visiting the museum visiting with their parents. Havering Museum … Continue reading

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Object of the Month March 2016

Edward Stephen Hudson memorial plaque Edward Stephen Hudson was born in Canning Town in 1891 but his surviving relatives lived in Havering. He enlisted in the 7th Battalion, King’s Rifle Corps, on 9th November 1914. This was one of Lord … Continue reading

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Romford Market : Historic Heart of the Town.

By Sarah Yeneralski Museum Volunteer Our new exhibition Romford Market: Historic Heart of the Town, focuses on the changing face of Romford Market and explores the impact it has on the town and the people who lived and worked in … Continue reading

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The Theme of Love

Havering Museum is celebrating Valentine’s Day by remembering V-Mail.  The post below was written by one of Havering Museum’s interns, Sara Falcone, who is researching into the Second World War in Havering to create an education programme. In the Second World War, Victory … Continue reading

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Summer at Havering Museum

Havering Museum has played host to Romans, Egyptians, Tudors and teddy bears over the last few weeks! At our Classic Ancients afternoon, our young visitors had the opportunity to explore the world of the Ancient Romans and Egyptians, discovering their fascinating … Continue reading

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Summer at Havering Museum

Over the past few weeks Havering Museum has welcomed many new families to our Summer Family Fun activities. It kicked off in style with an Archaeology Fun Afternoon on Thursday 28 July. Our young visitors learnt what life would be like as … Continue reading

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Havering goes to Essex

By Hannah Salisbury, Front of House and Learning Volunteer Recently, Havering Museum’s Education Officer Laura Turnage and I paid a visit to the Essex Record Office in Chelmsford to gather resources to use in education activities for schools and families. Havering … Continue reading

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