There's always something new to see at Burgh House & Hampstead Museum!

Here you will find information about our current and upcoming exhibitions.

Our beautiful 18th-century Christopher Wade Room and Art Gallery display temporary exhibitions that explore various themes relating to the history of Hampstead and its inhabitants. The modern Peggy Jay Gallery exhibits local, contemporary art created by a variety of groups and individuals who hire the space.

Don't forget to keep checking as things get added all the time!

6 exhibitions

Current (2 exhibitions)

  • Until 28 October 2018

    The first retrospective in 40 years will explore the life and art of Archibald Ziegler, who lived and worked in Hampstead from the 1950s onwards


  • Spectrum

    Until 28 October 2018

    A group of artists expressing their experiences in a variety of media; a celebration of diverse cultures and individuality.


Coming soon (4 exhibitions)

  • 14 November 2018 to 31 March 2019

    An exhibition celebrating the women who worked, lived and thrived in Hampstead. Artists, writers, medical professionals, politicians, more.


  • Christmas Present

    5 to 9 December 2018

    This exhibition brings together a select group of artists to present a collection of artworks that evoke all those memories, feelings, sounds and smells from Christmas.


  • Margaret Calkin James

    14 to 25 November 2018

    Margaret Calkin James 1895-1985, calligrapher, graphic designer, textile printer, watercolour painter and printmaker lived in Hampstead until 1970.


  • Kessaku-kai

    7 to 11 November 2018

    This is the third exhibition of Kessaku-kai; a monthly Japanese art group, which started exclusively for beginners, with Lisa Keiko Kirton's collage The journey continues".