North Hertfordshire Museum
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- Free entry to all.
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This district museum unites two formerly separate collections from Letchworth and Hitchin venues.
The museum, set to to open in spring 2016, provides a chronological account of life in the area through its displays of art, archaeological objects, costume and fashion items and natural history specimens. A temporary exhibition space hosts a changing programme of shows throughout the year.
An amalgamation of the Letchworth and Hitchin museum collections, the holdings span from a Polyphon to a Penny farthing bicycle, Roman pottery to a large dolls’ house, art by William Ratcliffe, FL Griggs and the Lucas family to a selection of taxidermy creatures.