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Hampstead MuseumHoused on the first floor of Burgh House, Hampstead Museum charts the history of the north London borough from prehistoric times to today. Redesigned in 2006, the museum includes touchscreen technology and a telephone which you can pick up and hear the voices of residents recalling their wartime experiences. The museum is free to visit and free educational sessions can be arranged for school groups and adult learners incorporating a tour of the Hampstead Wells area.

 

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Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £54  30% off
53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 32 minutes from Hampstead Museum
Located in North London, just a 2-minute walk from Kilburn Park Tube station, the Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale hotel offers value for money and 58 ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
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30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 33 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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Jewish Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2 miles from Hampstead Museum
The Jewish Museum in Camden reopened on Wednesday 17th March 2010 following a £10 million transformation which brought the collections of the Jewish Museum and the ... More
 
 
 
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British Library
London > Attractions > Museums
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2.9 miles from Hampstead Museum
With over 150 million items, a copy of every publication produced in the UK and Ireland, artwork by artists such as Antony Gormley and Eduardo Paolozzi, ... More
 
 
 
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Freud Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 13 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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Burgh House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
New End Square, NW3 | Same location as Hampstead Museum
Set in the heart of Hampstead Village, Burgh House is a Queen Anne, Grade I listed, building with a terraced garden and licensed basement buttery serving ... More
 
 
 
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Fenton House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Hill, NW3 | 4 minutes from Hampstead Museum
Set in the winding streets of Hampstead Village, the National Trust-owned, late 17th-century Fenton House contains an outstanding collection of porcelain, needlework pictures and Georgian furniture. ... More
 
 
 
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2 Willow Road
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
2 Willow Road, NW3 | 5 minutes from Hampstead Museum
Managed by the National Trust, 2 Willow Road is, in fact, a Modernist terrace of three Hampstead houses originally designed and inhabited by Hungarian architect Erno ... More
 
 
 
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Hampstead Museum, 10 Keats Grove, NW3 | 7 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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Hampstead Museum, 10 Keats Grove, NW3 | 7 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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The Poetry of Keats: A Literary Workshop
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Everyman Hampstead
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5 Holly Bush Vale, Hampstead Village, NW3 | 4 minutes from Hampstead Museum
Bang in the middle of Hampstead Village, the original Everyman Cinema is just one of a few London branches, with others in ... More
 
 
 
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Finchley Road, NW3 | 12 minutes from Hampstead Museum
JW3 is a Jewish arts, culture and community centre with a kosher restaurant, cafe and bar overlooking Finchley Road in northwest London. Opened in 2013, and ... More
 
 
 
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London Jewish Cultural Centre, Ivy House
London > Entertainment >
94-96 North End Road, NW11 | 17 minutes from Hampstead Museum
The London Jewish Cultural Centre is London's leading provider of Jewish education and culture. Located at Ivy House, the centre's home was previously the home of ... More
 
 
 
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Mystical Fairies
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12 Flask Walk, NW3 | 2 minutes from Hampstead Museum
For little fairy fanatics, this shop is the ideal place to pick up the perfect winged friend. The place is simply awash with fairies. ... More
 
 
 
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Judy Green's Garden Store
London > Shopping > House and Garden
11 Flask Walk, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Museum
This pretty garden store at the pedestrianised end of Flask Walk in Hamsptead has everything the city garden needs - colourful pots, a selection of tools ... More
 
 
 
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Melrose and Morgan
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Oriel Hall, Oriel Place, NW3 | 4 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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La Cage Imaginaire
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16 Flask Walk, NW3 | 2 minutes from Hampstead Museum
Modern French cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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64 Heath Street, Hampstead, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Museum
The Gaucho Grill boasts the finest Argentine steak (Bife de Lomo) in London. The consistently high quality is spread throughout all nine of its London venues. ... More
 
 
 
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Pizza Express
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70 Heath Street, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2 miles from Hampstead Museum
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Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
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Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 2.3 miles from Hampstead Museum
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 2.7 miles from Hampstead Museum
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East Heath Road, NW3 | 5 minutes from Hampstead Museum
The Lower Fairground Site on East Heath Road next to Hampstead Heath houses the marquee for the Hampstead Affordable Art Fair, held here in June. The ... More
 
 
 
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The London School of Yoga (Hampstead)
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213 Haverstock Hill, NW3 | 12 minutes from Hampstead Museum
The London School of Yoga attempts to demystify Yoga, eliminating the intimidating jargon and self-important ritual that so often attaches itself to the activity. Skilled instructors, ... More
 
 
 
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17 Rosemont Road, NW3 | 13 minutes from Hampstead Museum
Located in North West London, Tang Long is a martial arts school run by Shaolin Master Shifu Heng Wei. The school has been running for more ... More
 
 
 
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The Wells Tavern
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14 Flask Walk, NW3 | 2 minutes from Hampstead Museum
The historic Flask pub in Hampstead used to be called the Thatched House at the beginning of the 18th century when Hampstead was a rural village ... More
 
 
 
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22 Holly Mount, Hampstead, NW3 | 3 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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35 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 30 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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The Betsy Smith
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77 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 32 minutes from Hampstead Museum
On the unlovely part of Kilburn High Road, next to Greggs and Primark, The Betsy Smith is a breath of fresh air with its charmingly quirky ... More
 
 
 
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Yumchaa
London > Nightlife > Bars
91-92 Camden Lock Place, Camden Town, London NW1 | 33 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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Kings Place
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90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 2.8 miles from Hampstead Museum
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
 
 
 
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British Library Conference Centre
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96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2.9 miles from Hampstead Museum
As the national library of the United Kingdom the British Library is renowned for its world class collection of books but its Conference Centre is something ... More
 
 
 
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Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 28 minutes from Hampstead Museum
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Pete Long and Richard Pite's interpretation of the big band music performed at the famous venue from 1912 to 1950s....More

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Andrew Nethsingha conducts the ensembles as they perform the composer's Piano Concerto No 5 and Symphony No 9....More

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