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Our story of home

Read about the history of the Geffrye Almshouses and how the Museum has changed over time

Our story

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Our purpose is to reveal and rethink the ways we live, in order to live better together.

Upcoming events

Tour
Wednesday 18 December

Tour of Almshouse 14

Tour details
Talk
Wednesday 18 December

Our Winter's Tale

The Origins of Santa Claus
Talk details
What does home mean to you?

Explore our stories

Q & A
Michael shares his thoughts about home
Behind the scenes
Finding all the features
Experience
Intergenerational living
Behind the scenes
An insight into Hoxton past

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