The Museum is now closed for our winter maintenance programme. We re-open on the 15th of February 2019.
Museum & tour
Child (5 -17) £3.00
Under 5’s FREE
British Schools Museum
41/42 Queen Street
Hitchin SG4 9TS
DID YOU KNOW?
We’re home to the last Monitorial Schoolroom in the world.
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1880 Gallery Lesson
Pupils and their accompanying adults will be transported back in time to 1880 in this role-play session that takes place in our original Victorian Gallery classroom.Find out more
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We’ve been cleaning the desks in the Gallery classroom, looking at the old graffiti on them. The kid at the desk in the 70s really liked @OzzyOsbourne !
One of our volunteers, Fiona, has come back from @SHAREmuseums costume exhibition training full of ideas and enthusiasm! Thanks! This is the lovely item she worked on. Hopefully SHARE will do training in costume storage next, perhaps at the British Schools Museum?!
We’ve just had our Christmas volunteers party - another one by Yvonne, our Herts Association of Museums 2018 Heritage Hero! Including the legendary fishing game - much harder after a full meal and glass of wine!