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We plan to reopen in September
My time, my energy © Jonathan Donovan

Our story of home

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

Our story

What's happening?

We recently announced plans to reopen in September. Since then the situation with coronavirus has changed.

About our redevelopment
The way we use and feel about our homes is changing.

As our museum collections and stories focus on home we realise the importance of documenting this moment.

We’re working out the most appropriate way to do this. Watch this space for more details...

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Help us replant our gardens

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Explore our stories

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

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With your help we can use our collections and programmes to reveal and rethink the ways we live, in order to live better together.

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