British Schools Museum

Address: British Schools Museum, 41/42 Queen Street, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG4 9TS
Phone Number: 01462 420144
Website: Visit the British Schools Museum website.
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British Schools Museum is a history museum about children’s education and childhood in Hitchin in Hertfordshire.

Located in a Grade II listed building that was used to educate poor children in the early 1800s this museum will inform visitors about education and childhood in various eras. There is the Headmaster’s House set in the Victorian era, Edwardian classrooms, a Monitorial schoolroom, a gallery classroom plus an Exhibition room and the Discovery room.

  • Pay and display car park approximately 200 metres away.
  • Gift shop.
  • Cafe.

Opening Times:

  • Fridays: 10am – 4pm
  • Saturdays: 10am – 4pm
  • Sundays: 2pm – 5pm
  • Last entry is 30 minutes before closing time.

Ticket Prices – Museum & Tour:

  • Adults – £5.50
  • Children (between 5 and 17) – £3.00
  • Children (under 5s) – Free
  • Discounts are available for family groups.

Prices and opening hours correct as at March 2018.


Before you start your journey to British Schools Museum for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.

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