List of museums in Hertfordshire

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This list of museums in Hertfordshire, England contains museums which are defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing. Also included are non-profit art galleries and university art galleries. Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums) are not included.

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Name Image Town/City Type Summary
Art and Design Gallery Hatfield Art website, part of the University of Hertfordshire
Ashwell Village Museum Ashwell Museum - geograph.org.uk - 45621.jpg Ashwell Local website, local history
Baldock Museum Baldock Local website, local history
British Schools Museum Hitchinschools1.jpg Hitchin Education Complex of schools showing education in Britain from 1810 until 1969, Victorian life,
Buntingford Heritage Centre Buntingford Local website, local history, culture, art
Bushey Museum Bushey Museum exterior.png Bushey Multiple Local history, culture, art
Cromer Windmill Cromer Windmill - geograph.org.uk - 109693.jpg Cromer Mill
Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd Dacorum Local information, local history, based in a museum store in Berkhamsted
Datchworth Museum Datchworth Local information, local history, located in a former blacksmith's shop
de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre De Havilland Mosquito - Prototype 1.jpg London Colney Aviation Formerly the Mosquito Aircraft Museum, restored de Havilland military aircraft
Elstree and Boreham Wood Museum Borehamwood Local website, local history
First Garden City Heritage Museum Letchworth History website, story of the Garden city movement and local history
Forties Experience Bushey Living website, 1940s period home during World War II, history of RAF Bushey Hall; part of the Lincolnsfields Children's Centre
Gorhambury House Gorhambury house - geograph.org.uk - 795.jpg St Albans Historic house Palladian mansion and adjacent ruins of older house
Hatfield House Hatfield House.jpg Hatfield Historic house 17th century Jacobean house and gardens
Henry Moore Perry Green Perry Green Geograph-797683-by-Julian-Osley.jpg Much Hadham Art Estate with sculptures by Henry Moore ans his studios
Hertford Museum Hertford Museum.jpg Hertford Local Local history, culture, art
Hitchin Museum and Art Gallery Hitchin museum and art gallery.jpg Hitchin Multiple website, art, local history, culture, Hertfordshire Yeomanry gallery
Kingsbury Watermill Museum Kingsbury Water Mill 20031012-007.jpg St Albans Mill 16th century restored working watermill, farm implements, art
Knebworth House Knebworth W front.JPG Knebworth Historic house Victorian Tudor Gothic house, gardens and grounds
Letchworth Museum & Art Gallery Letchworth museum and art gallery.jpg Letchworth Multiple website, art, local history, natural history, archaeology
Lowewood Museum Hoddesdon Local website, local social history, geology
Margaret Harvey Gallery St Albans Art website, part of the University of Hertfordshire
Mill Green Museum 030411ac millgreen4sm.jpg Hatfield Mill Working water-driven 18th-century flour mill and local history museum
Museum of St Albans St Albans Local Local history, archaeology, art
Much Hadham Forge Museum The Forge Museum - geograph.org.uk - 196610.jpg Much Hadham Historic house website, working blacksmith forge, Victorian cottage and garden
Museum of Technology Hemel Hempstead Technology Evolution of electrical, electronic and warfare technology between the period 1850 and 1980
Natural History Museum at Tring Rothschild Museum Tring.jpg Tring Natural history Formerly the Walter Rothschild Zoological Museum, features stuffed mammals, birds, reptiles and insects
Nazeing Glass Museum of 20th Century British Domestic Glass Broxbourne Art website, works and history of Nazeing Glass Works and other British glass manufacturers in the 20th century
Paper Trail Frogmore Mill Apsley.jpg Hemel Hempstead Industry Industrial 'exploration' centre built around a former paper mill
Potters Bar Museum Potters Bar Local website, local history
Redbourn Museum Redbourn Local website, local history
Redbournbury Mill Redbournbury Watermill.jpg Redbourn Mill Working water-driven flour mill
Rhodes Arts Complex Bishop's Stortford Multiple Includes an art gallery and the Bishop's Stortford Museum with local history exhibits, and personal artifacts and collections of Cecil Rhodes
Royston & District Museum and Art Gallery Royston Multiple website, local history, art, ceramics and glass, archaeology
Shaw's Corner Shaw's Corner2.jpg Ayot St Lawrence Historic house Operated by National Trust, home of playwright George Bernard Shaw
St Albans Organ Theatre St Albans Music website, theater organs and mechanical musical instruments
Stevenage Museum Stevenage Local website, local history, culture
Three Rivers Museum Rickmansworth Local website, local history, culture
Tring Local History Museum Tring Local Local history
Verulamium Museum VerulamiumMuseum-PS01.jpg St Albans Archaeology Artifacts and remains of the ancient Roman city
Ware Museum Ware Local website, local history, culture
Watford Museum Benskins.jpg Watford Multiple website, local history, culture, fine art, firefighting, Watford F.C.
Welwyn Roman Baths Welwyn Roman baths 02.jpg Welwyn Archaeology Ruins of Roman baths and other artifacts

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