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Online Treasure Hunt

Harborough Museum The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough

One of the things we are most proud of at Harborough Museum is the fantastic Hallaton Treasure. Although you cannot visit it at home, you can still read about it…

Free

Digital Festival of Archaeology

Harborough Museum The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough

Join us for fantastic digital archaeology fun!

Free

Nature explorers

Harborough Museum The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough

Enjoy outdoors and the sunshine! Harborough's beautiful countryside is full of nature. Download our nature explorer's pack, and see what you can discover in your garden or local park. Why…

Free

Victorian toy craft at home

Harborough Museum The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough

Harborough Museum is home to the Harborough toys, which were found hidden in the church of St Dionysius. Older toys were very different from toys today, as they were often…

Free

Create Your Own Story!

Harborough Museum The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough

Did you know it's the Summer Reading Challenge and this year it is online? At Harborough Museum, we love reading and are very lucky to share a space with Market…

Free

Muffin excavation activity

Harborough Museum The Symington Building, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough

To understand how careful archaeologist must be when they are excavating, have a go at excavating a blueberry (or whatever flavour you prefer) muffin. Imagine the muffin is the archaeological…

Free

Food for Thought

Downloadable activity

W. Symington & Co was founded in 1827 in Market Harborough. William Symington started out in a small shop on Adam & Eve Street with tea and vegetables, until 1840…

Free

Baking Through Time: Anglo-Saxon Apples

Downloadable activity

Learn about what Anglo-Saxons ate, and bake this delicious recipe inspired by history. Ingredients are listed in the recipe - make sure you get an adult to help! Anglo-Saxon Apples

Free

Opening hours

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

Saturday: 10am-3.30pm

Sunday-Tuesday: Closed

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Tel: 0116 305 3627

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

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