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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The local magazine that raises money for good causes in Borehamwood and Elstree generously presented the Museum with a cheque for £500 this week. Sasha Capocci, on behalf of David Burcombe, is seen here passing on the cheque to Derek Allen, our volunteer and photographer. Many of Derek’s photos of the town over the last fifty years have featured in Tried And Trusted. We will be using the cheque towards updating the lighting in our cabinets to LEDs ...
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Elaine, Helen, and Clive at the stand
The Museum took part in the quarterly Coffee Morning sessions held at All Saints, on Saturday. Their purpose is to show people in Borehamwood and Elstree some of the many activities, clubs and entertainments they can visit and get involved in. The title for our displays was A Year In Photographs. Hard to choose just a handful from the many photos we collected last year from all the events, but hopefully the ...
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