Elizabethan House Museum

Delightful treasury of 16th-century domestic history

Elizabethan House Museum

Things to see and do

A mangle with old laundry products

Check out our collection 

Antique furniture dating as far back as the 1500s, an impressive art collection on display around the house, and more everyday items - discover the riches in store in the museum’s collection.

Elizabethan House Museum

What's on 

Visitors dressed as scullery maids

Whats on at Elizabethan House Museum 

Join us for a varied and interesting programme of events at Elizabethan House Museum.

Elizabethan House Museum

History

A girl wearing a mob cap holding a mixing bowl

History highlights 

With strong connections to Oliver Cromwell, the museum has many interesting tales to tell, and we’ve got engaging ways to help you look into its past, with options to delve deeper.

Elizabethan House Museum

Get involved

Two staff members show a boy how to make butter

Join our team 

Get more involved with our work here. We’ve got lots of opportunities at the museum to suit everyone, including showing visitors around, or carrying out research, restoration and gardening.

Elizabethan House Museum

Learning

Elizabethan House Museum

Weddings

Weddings at Elizabethan House Museum

Weddings at Elizabethan House Museum 

Hold your special day in the historic setting of the Elizabethan House Museum with a choice of rooms available and a newly remodelled garden for photo opportunities.