Burgh House Highlights
Now - 27th April
A Week of Wildlife Art
The David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation’s A Week of Wildlife brings together the creative arts to save endangered species. www.davidshepherd.org

Wednesday, 23th April – 29th June
Old Hampstead Rediscovered 4. Patrick Lewis Forbes – A True Hampstead Artist
The fourth exhibition by the Heath and Hampstead Society with paintings from the collection at Camden Local Studies and Archives Centre. Patrick Lewis Forbes lived and worked as an artist in various addresses in Hampstead from 1892-1920 and attractively captured many local Hampstead scenes. Little is known about him and any reference work contains only the briefest of information. This exhibition aims to redress the situation.

Wednesday, 30th April - 11th May
Artbeat
A diverse selection of 2D and 3D work, capturing a range of emotions and memories, by three friends Brian Cox, Gwek d'Aigremont and Non Worrall.

Tuesday, 1st May, 7:00- 8:00pm
Dorothy Bohm in conversation
A unique opportunity to hear in person from the eminent photographer Dorothy Bohm about her work and influences, in discussion with her daughter, the art historian Monica Bohm-Duchen. This event promises to provide an intimate and revealing insight into the photographer’s life. £5 including a glass of wine, 020 7431 0144 for mor information

Sunday, 4th May, 3:30pm
A Chopin Recital
South African pianist Johan de Cock presents a Sunday afternoon recital of lesser-known piano works by Chopin. The concert, which will last about an hour, includes some of Chopin's earliest compositions (written in the 1820s), as well as some of his late masterpieces. Tickets £10/£8 cons. from www.johandecock.com or e-mail jdcremixes@yahoo.co.uk

Sunday, 11th May, 2:15pm
Afternoon Recital with Helen Burford
Outstanding young pianist Helen Burford presents a programme of solo works by Haydn, Scarlatti, Butler and Gershwin. www.wegottickets.com/event/262000

Sunday, 11th May, 7:30pm
Looking For You
A showcase of cabaret/jazz/musical theatre songs by Sue Van Colle. The composer/songwriter and resident of Hampstead joins with friends to present a premiere of some of her music and lyrics. £10 includes a glass of wine. Reservations: John Heath 01727 812240

14th May - 18th May
EXHIBITION: Hanna Landin
An exhibition showing still-life, interiors and garden pictures in oils and acrylic alongside 30 portraits of friends and family in pencil.

Sunday, 18th May, 2:45pm
In Black and White, Piano Duet
Linda Nottingham and Robert Thurston. Music for 4 hands by: Beethoven, Schumann, Brahms, Dvořák, Debussy and Ravel. Tickets £12/10 including interval drink on the door or from l.nottingham@fsmail.net

21st May - 1st June
EXHIBITION: Fragments of Spain
Trinidad Ball and Loli Cardeñoso join forces again to bring you fragments of colour and whimsy of a Spanish Summertime. www.cardenoso.com www.trinidadball.co.uk

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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.