JUNE 7 – Wandsworth Heritage Festival Events
Coronation Memories 4:00 – 6:00 Join us in the Museum Cafe for a reminiscent event. If you are old enough to remember come and have a spot of tea and share your memories of the Queen’s accession and coronation. The atmosphere of the 1950s will be recreated with our collection of Wandsworth and London memorabilia for you to handle and experience. Bring along some of your 1950’s memorabilia for others to view and have a chat about.
A Wandsworth Walk 4:45 – 6:00 A historical walk lead by local historian and Friend of the Museum Sean Creighton, called “Wandsworth Museum Building: What are its links with the slavery business and roller-skating?” The walk begins at 4:45pm at the corner of Broomhill Road and West Hill and will arrive at the Museum at 6:00pm for the late night opening. The walk is £5 per person.
Special Late Night Opening 6:00 – 9:30 Both the Wandsworth Museum and the De Morgan Centre will be offering FREE entry and visitors will receive 20% off most items from the Museum shop.