Exhibitions at the British Schools Museum
26 July – 29 November 2016
Don’t Lick the Wallpaper: Perils of the Victorian House
From mercury and mad-hatters to lead and
lipstick the Victorian house was a dangerous place. Forget cosy cottages and
grand estates everyone was working hard to survive.
16 February – 27 November 2016
Hitchin Then and Now
Discover how the town of Hitchin has changed over time. Historic photographs from the museum's archive will be displayed alongside new images of the town we know today.
From historic maps discover how the town has spread and changed, or in many ways stood the test of time.