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: 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 - 31st Aug
EXHIBITION: Never Seeing Nothing
New Work from the Hampstead Photographic Society. Members of the Hampstead Photographic Society, some of them nationally and internationally renowned, will display more than 50 of their latest creative works at Burgh House throughout August. rc-soar.com

3rd - 7th Sept
EXHIBITION: Helena Sainz: Stone River
Spanish artist, poet and philosopher Helena Sainz will be returning to Hampstead, where she lived for over 30 years, for her third exhibition at Burgh House. The drawings in Stone River encompass the interrelationship between permanence and change. helenasainzmoreno.com

Thursday 4th Sept, 7:30pm
TALK: Man at the Helm by Nina Sti
Daunt Books present the launch of author Nina Stibbe’s new work Man at the Helm. Tickets can be bought in person or over the phone from the South End Road shop. dauntbooks.co.uk 020 7794 8206

10th - 14th Sept
EXHIBITION: Ethereal Cyanotypes
Tessa Shaw's latest work inspired by Hampstead Heath is an exploration into the quality of light. tessashaw.co.uk

Sunday 14th Sept, 12:00 - 5:00pm
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.