Watford Museum has a photographic collection of over 10,000 images and we’re bringing them online to share them for the first time.

We have put together a selection of albums from our huge library of photos for you to enjoy and, if you grew up in Watford, reminisce and remember Watford over the years.

If there is something you would like to see featured please contact us by email and we will see what we can do!


1953 - Pond - Coronation Year.jpg

The Pond 

Coachmakers Arms 30 High St c.1930.jpg

Pubs and hotels

Oxhey Park and River Colne postcard.jpg


WFC - FA Cup Final 1984 - Charter Place

1984 FA Cup Final

Scammell Factory 1972 watmc2009.403a.jpg

Trade & Industry

.High Street (Parade) 33-29 Clements - f

High Street

Benskins 2.jpg


Oak Dining Room.jpg

Cassiobury House

Sport - WFC - 1912 - 1913 - Watford FC -

Watford Football Club

WW2 bomb damage Sandringham Road 30 July

World War II

1965 - July 3 - HM Queen Mother - review

Royal visits to  Watford

Odhams 01.jpg


Cassiobury Park - Lime Avenue - c.1955 -

Cassiobury Park

Gaumont Cinema - High Street - c. 1953.j


Frogmore House.jpg

Listed buildings