Hackney Museum

 
 
ADDRESS
1 Reading Lane, Hackney, London E8 1GQ
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Tue to Fri 9.30am-5.30pm, Thu 9.30am-8pm, Sat 10am-5pm | Closed on Sundays
 

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Opening and closing times for Hackney Museum

Today (Wednesday) Hackney Museum closes at 17.30

Monday:

Closed
 
 

Tuesday:

9.30
-
17.30
 
 

Wednesday:

9.30
-
17.30
 
 

Thursday:

9.30
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20.00
 
 

Friday:

9.30
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17.30
 
 

Saturday:

10.00
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17.00
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - Hackney Museum Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Whitechapel Tube Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
16 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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