Harlow Museum Walled Gardens
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Harlow Museum & Walled Gardens is a significant and historical place with over 1000 years of captured history. The museum’s gallery spaces highlight the history of the town from the Iron Age to the present day. The site is also home to three historical gardens set across two acres of lush green space. 

The Museum has at least 40,000 artefacts, the majority of which have been acquired by public donation, mainly from Harlow Town residents. There is a new discovery around every corner, family activities and a seating area perfect for picnics.

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Guide Prices

Free entry, no need to book.

Events

Tuesday, 24th October 2023 - Tuesday, 24th October 2023

Roman ArchaeologyLearn about when Romans lived in Harlow.
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Thursday, 26th October 2023 - Thursday, 26th October 2023

Roman MosaicsCome along and make your own paper mosaic to a Roman design.
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Saturday, 18th November 2023 - Saturday, 18th November 2023

Kids take over the Museum – Let's PlayJoin us for a fun morning relabelling the museum.
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Saturday, 2nd December 2023 - Saturday, 30th December 2023

Elf on the ShelfMischievous elves are hiding around Harlow Museum, find them all!
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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access

Booking & Payment Details

  • Free Entry

Catering

  • Picnic site

Target Markets

  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Free car parking is available on site with plenty of spaces.

Public Transport Directions

Train

Harlow has two train stations - Harlow Mill and Harlow New Town. The closest station to the museum is Harlow Mill.

Tube

The nearest tube station is Epping, on the central line, but a bus will need to be taken for the rest of the journey.

Bus

Bus services available near the museum are as follows: 59, 508, 509 and 510.The nearest bus stop is on First Avenue. 

Cycling

Cycle racks are available within the car park for bicycles.

Harlow Museum & Walled Gardens

Type:Museum

Muskham Road, Harlow, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2LF

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Opening Times

* Open Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays.
9:30am - 3:30pm (last entry 3pm)

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