The Museum is open to the public at the following times:
Fridays 10am - 4pm
Saturdays 10am - 4pm
Sundays 2pm - 5pm
Museum & tour
Child (5 -17) £3.00
Under 5’s FREE
SEASON TICKETS (unlimited visits within 1 year)
Child (5 -17) £8.00
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 have a new pop-up exhibition at #myBSM for Jul: Sunday Schools (were so much more...). This pop-up display by Nick, one of our volunteers, looks at the emergence and spread of Sunday Schools, charting their influence in everyday life.
Today and tomorrow are the last days of our exhibition on rewards and punishment in schools. We’ve had lots of thoughts on the subject of corporal punishment- do you agree with them?
Our new exhibition opens Friday 5 July. First Threads: preparing girls for life? Come and see amazing needlework samplers and find out about the girls' stories.