Hampstead Museum

 
 
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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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Hampstead Tube Station
 
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Belsize Park Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
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    Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £50  25% off
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    Keats House Poets Workshop: Writing For Children
    Exhibitions | On 30th August 2015 

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    Exhibitions | Until 13th September 2015 

    Camden Arts Centre 12 minutes walk from Hampstead Museum

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