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We reopen in summer 2020

Visit us when we reopen

We reopen in summer 2020

The Museum is closed, we reopen in summer 2020.

Until then you can take a tour of Almshouse 14, our restored almshouse, on selected dates.

Kingsland Road Gardens

Opening times

Monday–Friday, 7.30am–4.15pm
And on Saturdays, when tours of Almshouse 14 are running, 10am–4.15pm


Sundays and on public holidays

Getting here

Find us at the Geffrye Almshouses, 136 Kingsland Road, Hoxton, London E2 8EA

Hoxton station is the nearest station

"I can’t wait to welcome visitors, old and new, next summer to explore the Museum of the Home and to celebrate this new chapter in the Museum’s history." Sonia Solicari, Director

While we're closed


We have talks and tours coming up over the next few months. And we have activities for families during school holidays.

For upcoming events

Schools outreach

We bring our collection of handling objects to local schools. Schools' bookings for September 2020 onwards will open after Easter.

For schools outreach programme

What's happening behind closed doors

Behind the scenes
Designing our green roof
Behind the scenes
Finding all the features
Behind the scenes
An insight into Hoxton past
Behind the scenes
Our vaulted space under the chapel

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