Museum schools service - community loans boxes
Hands-on opportunities to explore the past
Hereford Museum has a range of themed boxes available for use by schools. Each box contains many objects that are suitable for reminiscence, study or simply exploring a topic.
Old Toys – from Lego to puppets - did you own any of these toys?
Tea On the Table – tea time items to jog the memory
Childhood – long forgotten objects
WW2 On the Home Front – mend and make do
Baking – utensils we used to use
WW2 A Long Way from Home – the tough life of a soldier
Mystery Objects – a bit of everything!
Scrubs Up Well – fun exploration of personal hygiene from the past
Dolls – Six gorgeous handmade dolls in historical costume
Fossils – plants and creatures older than the museum
A Right Royal Box – a celebration of C20th royalty
Book your box
There is a fee of £50 for each loan for up to a maximum of one month.
When you have selected a box please contact us:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Telephone: 01432 383383
- Museum Resource and Learning Centre, 58 Friars Street, Hereford HR4 0AS
All staff work part-time and they will respond to your request as soon as possible.
Please book your collection or return and leave up to 20 minutes for collection and return as objects need to be checked and counted.
Collection and return is from the Museum Resource and Learning Centre, 58 Friars Street, Hereford, HR4 0AS (not the museum in Broad Street).