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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

Fire Safety at Riverside Museum!

On Friday 31 July at 10am fireman/photographer Darran Gough invites you to join him and the Caversham Fire Crew, complete with their fire engine, to learn about fire safety, see the engine and talk with the firemen about their jobs. Meet outside the Turbine House, and have a look at the exhibition afterwards!

Reading Museum Renews Investing in Volunteers Accreditation

Reading Museum is delighted to announce that it has successfully renewed the National Council of Voluntary Organisation’s Investing in Volunteers Quality Standard.

Summer Fun at Reading Museum

Join us for lots of creative fun over the holidays including our ever popular 'Teddy Bears' Picnic' in the Forbury and our other outdoor sessions 'Summer Masks' and 'Reading Museum Festival Headdresses'. Don't forget to book now for our brilliant 'Assistant Curators' sessions!

Object of the Month: Seal matrix of Isabelle de la Beche

Our object of the month for July is this fourteenth century silver seal matrix of Isabelle de la Beche, found during ploughing at Aldworth in 1871.

Corporate Membership Scheme Launched

We have re-launched our unique corporate membership scheme to new members at an exclusive event inside the historic surroundings of the Abbey Ruins.


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