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OPEN until 4 October. Our major new exhibition in the Sir John Madejski Art Gallery, Thames Stories draws objects from the Museum’s important art and archaeology collections to tell tales and answer questions about the River Thames.
Has the...
OPEN until 4 October. Our major new exhibition in the Sir John Madejski Art Gallery, Thames Stories draws objects from the Museum’s important art and archaeology collections to tell tales and answer questions about the River Thames. Has the...

Book Your Wedding Here!

Book Your Wedding Here!

Reading Museum & Town Hall has three splendid, historic rooms licensed for weddings. Why not consider us as a unique venue for your wedding or civil partnership? We are conveniently situated in Reading town centre, close to a variety of hotels and public transport. We offer a range of packages including reception bar, wedding breakfast buffet or dinner which can be tailored to meet your needs.


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Latest News

Object of the Month: Waterloo Medal

The Napoleonic Wars ended 200 years ago with the defeat of French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte at the Battle of Waterloo, so our object of the month for June is this Waterloo medal.

Reading Museum Shop: New Gift Ideas for 2015

The Museum shop now has a lovely new range gift ideas, including ceramics by local makers Bluematchbox Pottery in Tilehurst.

Mayor Launches New Reading Museum Project on Twitter

New Mayor Cllr Sarah Hacker launched Reading Museum’s ‘Where’s Reading Heading?’ project on Twitter on Wednesday 3rd June 2015.

Object of the Month: Horse Chestnut leaf and flower

This month we have ‘spruced up’ a small area of the Green Space gallery dedicated to Reading’s trees, so our object of the month is this herbarium sheet featuring the horse chestnut – which coincidentally produces its spectacular flowers in May.

Beat the Street - Double Points this May Half Term at Reading Museum

Join us to 'Beat the Street' this half term at Reading Museum - we will have a special double points beat box arriving this Friday ready for you to collect even more points!


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