image for Museum item typeBaldock Museum

Museum, £0.25

Contact

Mr Brendan King

01462 892640

Address

Town Hall,
Hitchin Street,
Baldock,
Hertfordshire,
SG7 6AX

Baldock Museum

Baldock Museum

Details

Particularly its periods of prosperity in medieval and then in Georgian times when it was a coaching town on the Great North Road as well as having a sizeable brewing industry and being an important maltings centre. There is also a temporary display called 'The Archaeology of the Baldock Bypass' which finishes in May 2008. Several local history books are on sale in the museum including a history of the Iron Age and Roman Town that lies beneath the present town.

Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Closed second half of December until 2nd Jan.

Prices

25p per person. Accompanied children free. Groups pay a donation.

Directions

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Map reference: TL 245337  Lat: 51.98836 Long: -0.18808

By Road:
From the A1M: Museum is on the A505 (Hitchin Street) 10 yds from where it meets the A6141 at the crossroads in the centre of the town. The entrance is opposite the George and Dragon pub. It is about 2 miles from jct 9 and 10 of the A1 (M).

By Public Transport:
From Baldock station it is 0.33 miles to Baldock Museum. Follow road down from station and continue to the traffic lights. Turn right down Whitehorse Street keeping on the main carriageway. The town hall is in front of you at the end of the street.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Baldock station

Facilities

  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

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