Burgh House Highlights
Fridays 9:30, 10:15 and 11:00am
KIDS CLASSES: Mini Mozart
Morning classes for babies and toddlers introducing pitch, rhythm, dynamics and tempo through games and exercises. www.minimozart.com (Fridays until 18th July, resuming in September)

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10.00am
WORKSHOP: Fine Art 4 Kids Summer Workshops
More fun summer activities for budding artists, exploring the work of Matisse, van Gogh, da Vinci and Andy Warhol. fineart4kids.com
DATES: 22-24th July, 5th-7th, 12th-14th and 26th-28th Aug

ON NOW - 14th December
EXHIBITION: FELLOWSHIP & SACRIFICE
Hampstead and The First World War


Burgh House & Hampstead Museum, WWI Exhibition 2014

To mark the start of the First World War Centenary, this exhibition will look at the effects of the war on Hampstead Village and Heath. It will touch on the work of official war artists from the area and soldiers from Hampstead who fought at the Front. The exhibition will also examine the important role played by local military hospitals and residents.

ON NOW - Mon 4th Aug
EXHIBITION: Discover Two Worlds of Mexico
Sara N Donovan presents a photographic collection through the Yucatán Peninsula, from rainforest to town. sarandonovan.com

31st July, 7:00pm
TALK: Sister Edith Appleton: Front Line Nurse and Diarist in the Great War



Edith Appleton served in Queen Alexandra’s Imperial Military Nursing Service Reserve (QAIMNSR) throughout the First World War. Often near the Front in northern France, she wrote an amazing daily journal. Her website is edithappleton.org.uk and A Nurse at the Front: The First World War Diaries of Sister Edith Appleton was published by the Imperial War Museum with Simon & Schuster in March 2012. This presentation, by Edie’s great-nephew Dick Robinson, tells her story, with extracts from the diaries read by Dick’s wife, Lisa.
info@burghhhouse.org.uk 020 7431 0144
FREE

6th - 31st Aug
Burgh House GALA TEA PARTY and RECITAL: Fundraising for the Front In the spirit of the fundraising done for the war effort during the First World War, Burgh House will host a open gala afternoon featuring period music, activities, refreshments and crafts for all ages. FREE

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Welcome to the Burgh House & Hampstead Museum. Burgh House is a grade I listed house built in the early years of the 18th century, open to the public as a local history museum, art gallery, classical concert venue, shop and cafe. The Hampstead Museum is incorporated in the House on the first floor and offers permanent displays and temporary exhibitions on Hampstead History. The House can be hired for private events, meetings, exhibitions and concerts.

OPENING HOURS:

The House and Museum: 
Monday & Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday – Friday & Sunday: Open 12-5pm
Saturday: Museum, including Constable exhibition Closed; Cafe and Peggy Jay Gallery open.

The Buttery Cafe: 
Monday and Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday to Friday: 11.00am - 5.30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9.30am - 5.30pm.

Admission is free.