Hertford Museum | Day Out With The Kids

Hertford Museum

Hertford, Hertfordshire, England

  • Outside view of Hertford Museum
  • Garden at Hertford Museum
  • Entrance to Hertford Museum

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

Hertford Museum is a gem of a local history museum in the centre of the pretty county town of Hertford.

At Hertford Museum there are lots to keep children and families occupied! From activity bags and trails for the galleries, to interactive exhibits like our feely objects and play shop, we promise you that you won't get bored!

We also offer a range of activities and events throughout the year and during the school holidays. Check our website for regular updates on the events programme.


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly

Getting There and Contact Information


18 Bull Plain, Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG14 1DT, England


Click here to visit Hertford Museum's website
01992 582686

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Tuesday to Saturday 10:00 - 17:00


Free admission, donations welcome

More Information


Accessible toilet, including a toddler loo seat and baby changing facilities.

Gift shop

Traditional toys, minerals and fossils, historical collectables, books, cards and more besides.

Eating information

The museum has a beautiful and secluded Jacobean-style Knot garden, ideal for a picnic in good weather. Sorry we do not have a cafe. However, the museum is situated in the centre of Hertford, which has a great selection of family friendly cafes and restaurants to choose from.