The Hardmans' House

The front door at 59 Rodney Street showing the flanking columns with the names of Burrell & Hardman

Step back in time to the 1950s in this fascinating home and photographic studio

The Hardmans' House

Things to see and do

The kitchen at the Hardmans' House, Liverpool

Explore and enjoy 

Delve into the life of the renowned 1950s photographer Edward Chambré Hardman and his wife Margaret. Explore the photography studio that encompassed their life's work and their humble living quarters.

Walk in the Hardmans' Footsteps

The Hardmans' House

Eating and shopping

Photographic prints for sale at the Hardmans' House

Browse our shop 

Choose from a small selection of souvenirs and gifts inspired by the lives and work of Edward and Margaret.

The Hardmans' House

History

Edward Chambré Hardman takes a photograph on holiday

Discover the past 

Take a look at the people and the stories behind the successful photography business of Burrell & Hardman.

The Hardmans' House

Get involved

A volunteer at the Hardmans' House talks to visitors

Join in 

We couldn't work without our dedicated team of volunteers who help us run and look after The Hardmans' House. Take a look at what they get up to and how you can get involved.

The Hardmans' House

Our work

A vintage dog toy on display at the Hardmans House

Caring for the Collection 

What do we get up to during the winter months? Conservation carries on!