Welcome to Elstree & Borehamwood Museum

Elstree and Borehamwood Museum is an independent local history museum which opened its doors in 2000. It evolved out of a community history project with a small collection of objects and photographs. Run entirely by volunteers, the museum has acquired a large collection of items leading to the production of themed displays, talks, workshops for schools and local community groups and answering a busy enquiry service.

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Latest News & Tweets

Christmas Card Table

It is that time of the year again, and we are selling our local Christmas Cards in the foyer of 96 Shenley Road. From 11am to 4pm on the next three Saturdays our table will be on full view for you to purchase those last minute cards and presents.  Featuring local views from Elstree and Boreham Wood, we have a range of Christmassy scenes, local pubs, and local landmarks.  We also have Museum pens, keyrings and tote bags, ...

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Our Anniversary Party

Yes, our small but perfectly formed Museum has now been open at 96 Shenley Road for 5 years this week.  So of course we had a party for the volunteers, trustees, and sponsors to celebrate.  And because it was coming up to Christmas we just had to combine the two celebrations.  Thanks to the generosity of Norman and Ann Shuker we gathered at Schopwick House in Elstree to cut the magnificent ‘5’-shaped cake and to imbibe some flavoured ...

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