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Harborough Museum
  • A tray of 'Haddon' typeface made in Market Harborough for printing
  • A row of shoes lasts from Mr Falkner's workshop, in Harborough Museum
  • Coins from the Hallaton Hoard
  • The drummer boy's jacket from the Market Harborough Volunteers
  • A close-up image of the Lubenham stable door
  • An embroidered strip of fabric
  • A medicine box with lots of glass vials and cork stoppers
  • Close-up photograph of Drummer''s Boy drum
  • A timber in Harborough Museum which advertises 'Foreign Spirituous Liquors'
  • A row of coat hooks mounted in Harborough Museum
  • A model ship on display in Harborough Museum

Harborough Museum is Open

The Hallaton Treasure and Heritage galleries at Harborough Museum, which showcase the majority of the displayed collections, will be re-opening from Friday 11th September 2020.

You must pre-book your visit and wear a face covering inside Harborough Museum and The Symington Building. Our new opening hours are Wednesday to Friday 10am – 12.30pm and 2pm – 4.30pm (final admission 3.30pm); Saturday 10am – 3.30pm (final admission 2.30pm).

Visit our Booking FAQs page for more information, frequently asked questions and terms and conditions.

Our Exhibitions

Digital Activities

Museum from Home

Visit our our Trails and Activities page to download special crafts, online quizzes and trails.

Object of the Month

A Kruger Medal, made by a Boer prisoner of war in the late 19th century.

Kruger Medal

A symbol of resistance from the Second Boer War.

Visit Us

Plan your visit

Opening hours

Wednesday – Friday

10am – 12.30pm, 2 – 4.30pm


10am – 3.30pm

Sunday – Tuesday


Free entry – booking essential


The Hallaton Treasure

One of the most important Iron-Age discoveries in Britain, at Harborough Museum

Highlights of Harborough

An online interactive map of Harborough featuring historic images and more

About the museum

The museum celebrates Harborough’s history as a centre of trade and industry

School sessions

KS1 & KS2 local history workshops led by Museum Educators


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Help points
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Assistance dogs welcome

Opening hours

Wednesday-Friday: 10am-12.30pm, 2pm-4pm

Saturday: 10am-3.30pm

Sunday-Tuesday: Closed

Booking essential

Contact us

Send a message

Tel: 0116 305 3627

Address: The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough, LE16 7LT

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