Watford Museum, located in the beautiful Grade II listed Benskins Brewery mansion, houses over 30,000 items. It is a fantastic place to learn about Watford’s heritage and can help bring past and present culture to life.

As well as playing home to regular comedy and music nights, there are lots of innovative and artistic events and workshops making it an unparalleled destination for creatives.

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Watford History Talks

Join the Mayor and Musuem Curator  for some educational talks on a varied range of topics about Watford's history.

Paper Craft

Regular activities

There are a variety of regular activities that take place at the Museum each week.



The museum hosts a variety of events for all ages throughout the year.

Strawberry Shortcake

Little Gallery Tearoom

Serving cakes and drinks and offering a great little space for local people to buy from local artisans.



The museum is a much-loved hub in our town and we're excited that a number of exhibitions are hosted here throughout the year.


Heritage Open Days 2020

Discover Watford's rich heritage with special free events and openings across the town.