Hackney Museum

Technology and Learning Centre, 1 Reading Lane, Hackney
London E8 1GQ


This exciting museum explores the reasons why people have moved to Hackney from all over the world for more than 1000 years. The museum displays include objects, interactives, computer programmes and the stories of real people.

Hampstead Museum - Burgh House

Hampstead Museum, Burgh House, New End Square, Hampstead
London NW3 1LT


Burgh House is a grade I listed house built in 1703/4. The Hampstead Museum is incorporated in the House on the first floor and offers permanent displays on Hampstead history. Collections: Permanent displays on the history of Hampstead; John Constable, Helen Allingham and on the Isokon flats and furniture.

Handel House Museum

25 Brook Street, Mayfair
London W1K 4HB


Handel House Museum at 25 Brook Street, London was home to the great baroque composer George Frideric Handel. He lived here from 1723 until his death in 1759, and composed some of the greatest music in history. Collections: Portraits of Handel and his contemporaries, early Georgian furniture, musical instruments, manuscripts.

Harrow Museum & Heritage Centre

Headstone Manor, Pinner View
Harrow, Middlesex HA2 6PX


Harrow Museum was founded in 1986. It is located in the historic buildings and grounds of Headstone Manor.

Headstone Manor Museum

Headstone Manor, Pinner View
Harrow HA2 6PX


Headstone Manor Museum is a complex of four historic buildings set in beautiful grounds, including the medieval moat. Entry is free to this tranquil oasis hidden away in the middle of a London suburb.

Hillingdon Local Studies, Archives & Museum Service

Central Library, 14-16 High Street
Uxbridge, Middlesex UB8 1HD


Hillingdon Local Studies, Archives and Museum Service exists to: take care of the Borough's collections of historic material, help local people find out about their heritage, promote responsible care for all historic items, old and new, and work for the establishment of a Borough Museum in Hillingdon. The Service is Hillingdon's museum and records service.

HMS Belfast

The Queen's Walk
London SE1 2JH


Explore HMS Belfast's nine decks to discover the stories of life on board this warship during Arctic convoys, D-Day and beyond. Imagine sleeping in one of the tightly packed hammocks during duties in Arctic waters, or being stationed deep in the bowels of the ship when she opened fire in support of Allied troops on D-Day.

Honeywood Museum

Honeywood Walk
Carshalton SM5 3NX


Honeywood is a fine late Victorian and Edwardian house, incorporating part of an earlier 17th century building, overlooking the picturesque town ponds. Collections: Displays tell the history of the people of the Borough of Sutton from the days of early settlement to the present, including Tudor life, the mills and country houses linked to the River Wandle, the Victorian and Edwardian eras and the Second World War. Period rooms include the Edwardian Billiards Room with its original fixtures and fittings.

Horniman Museum & Gardens

100 London Road, Forest Hill
London SE23 3PQ


The Horniman has a unique range of exhibitions, events and activities which illustrate the cultural and natural world. Our collections of anthropology, natural history and musical instruments provide the inspiration for our programme of permanent and temporary exhibitions and events and activities.

House of Illustration

2 Granary Square, King's Cross
London N1C 4BH


The House of Illustration is the place to see past and present illustration, both British and international. It will be the world's first centre dedicated to the art of illustration in all its forms. Our aim is to put illustration centre stage and give it the attention it deserves, revealing the creative processes behind illustration and the way in which it impacts on our daily lives.

Household Cavalry Museum

Horseguards Parade, Whitehall
London SW1A 2AX


The Household Cavalry Museum is a living museum about real people doing a real job in a real place. You can see troopers working with horses in the original 18th century stables and hear first hand accounts of their rigorous and demanding training. The experience comes alive with compelling personal stories, interactive displays and stunning rare objects - many on public display for the first time.

HQS Wellington & the Wellington Trust

HQS Wellington, Temple Stairs, Victoria Embankment,
London WC2R 2PN


Launched in 1934, the HQS Wellington is the last surviving member of the Royal Navy's Grimsby class of sloops. After 4 years of duty in the South Pacific, the ship served with distinction in the Second World War. Collections: Historic charts, silver and gold, ship models, paintings and maritime artefacts.

Hunterian Museum at the Royal College of Surgeons

Hunterian Museum at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, 35-43 Lincoln
London WC2A 3PE


The Hunterian Museum collections, brought together over four centuries by a cast of colourful characters including John Hunter (1728-1793), are a fascinating mix of comparative anatomy and pathology specimens; complete skeletons, bones, skulls and teeth; dried preparations, corrosion casts and wax teaching models; historical surgical and dental instruments together with modern surgical instruments and technologies; as well as paintings, drawings and sculpture.