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About the Museum

The reimagined Museum is a place for visitors to consider the ways we have lived in the past and explore ideas about new ways of living in the world today.

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Find out about what we offer for teachers and schools

All about our schools offer
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Young people

Are you 16–25 years old? Do you live in or around Hackney? Find out how you can get involved

About our Young Poets scheme
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Find out about our local partners and projects

About our work with communities

Our vision

This is the place where everyone can explore what home means

For what we're about

History of our home

Our home is in 300 year old almshouses in Hoxton, East London

For our story of home

Our work

Research, partnerships, collecting and programming

For what we do

Who we are and how we're run

Trustees, senior management, reports, strategic plans and policies

For how we are run

Work with us

Job opportunities in the museum sector

For museum job opportunities

Hiring our spaces

Spaces for corporate hire and private events

For information about hiring our spaces