We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Havering Museum

19-21 High Street, Romford RM1 1JU, England
+44 1708 766571
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Brilliant staff

Great staff - very knowledgeable, great exhibits. I visited with scouts and they all really... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stephanier1974
,
Romford, United Kingdom
Nice little museum. Good value

I went here today with my son-in-law. Only £3 admission. Carers get in free. The Titanic exhibition... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
johnofhornchurch
,
hornchurch,essex
Read all 52 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Havering Museum collects and preserves objects which record the history of the area that is now the London Borough of Havering, making them accessible to a wide audience through exhibitions, events and activities, education programmes, publications and web pages. The Museum defines what makes Havering Havering, celebrating the achievements of local people past and present.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“local history” (10 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
19-21 High Street, Romford RM1 1JU, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1708 766571
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (52)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"local history"
in 10 reviews
"romford market"
in 3 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 2 reviews
"exhibits"
in 7 reviews
"display"
in 8 reviews
"talks"
in 5 reviews
"brewery"
in 10 reviews
"information"
in 6 reviews
"volunteers"
in 8 reviews
"fascinating"
in 3 reviews
"staff"
in 11 reviews
"grandchildren"
in 3 reviews
"excellently"
in 2 reviews
"visitors"
in 3 reviews
"film"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great staff - very knowledgeable, great exhibits. I visited with scouts and they all really enjoyed the evening!

Thank Stephanier1974
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 June 2018

I went here today with my son-in-law. Only £3 admission. Carers get in free. The Titanic exhibition was very interesting, with many exhibits from the film Titantic, such as an outfit worn by Kate Winslet - a tall girl. There is plenty about the history...More

1  Thank johnofhornchurch
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Whilst we have lived in Romford for over 50 years we had not been to the Havering Museum so while me and my wife were in Romford on Saturday I suggested we have a look in the Museum what a pleasant surprise the museum is...More

1  Thank norm129
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Very interesting with a temporary exhibition space. Lots of interactivity which brings exhibits to life. Volunteers are very helpful and full of knowledge. Well worth visiting.

1  Thank Gavin L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Brilliant exhibition please do go you will be impressed great to bring titanic experience to life display Is more then enough you need two hours to do it justice staff are excellently informed done there homework I learnt so much there’s three rooms first has...More

1  Thank Jon B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My Church (The Ascension) recently mounted an exhibition about the fallen soldiers of Collier Row, Romford, the museum staff were very helpful in providing some background history and resources

1  Thank Edwin M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Visited several times but not recently. Everything you could possibly want to learn about the fascinating history of Romford.Beautifully displayed and small enough to not feel overwhelmed with too much detailed information.

1  Thank Elizabeth M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This museum gives a very interesting and fun look at the history of the Havering Borough of London which includes Romford. Good for visitors of all ages. The staff is very helpful and friendly. Well worth your time!

1  Thank Nikiski
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Went to visit on a day when had nothing to do and was really pleased we did. Very interesting and lots to see about local history.

1  Thank Eileen B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is a good little Musuem, with a great deal of local history,. My grandchildren were kept occupied for a couple of hours with their note board and question form to fill in searching for items, Staff very knowledgeable.Recommended

1  Thank ElizabethAdam
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Romford
Travelodge London Romford The Quadrant
51 reviews
.08 km away
Travelodge London Romford
251 reviews
.23 km away
Premier Inn London Romford Central Hotel
595 reviews
.43 km away
Harefield Manor Hotel
332 reviews
.77 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Retailery
121 reviews
.25 km away
Aroma Indian Restaurant
116 reviews
.22 km away
The Bull
83 reviews
.25 km away
Braza London
346 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
Raphael Park
215 reviews
1.58 km away
Essex Limos
15 reviews
1.34 km away
Romford Dog Stadium
401 reviews
.98 km away
Brookside Theatre
93 reviews
.42 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Havering Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Membership_Slide_Up_Placement_on_Attraction_Review
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.
Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor