Visit Us


Located in a beautiful Georgian building in the historic town of Hoddesdon, Lowewood Museum showcases the history of the Borough of Broxbourne. 

Lowewood Museum is now run by the Lowewood Museum Trust, a charitable trust, under a service level agreement with Broxbourne Council. The museum is open Fridays and Saturdays, 10am to 4:30pm.

More information on exhibitions, events and services can be found at



Lowewood Museum
High Street
EN11 8BH

Telephone: 01992 445596


Opening Times

Wednesday to Friday 10am - 4pm

Saturday 10am - 5pm


Entry to the museum is free. Donations are welcome

Car Parking

Free parking is available for museum visitors at the Spotlight Theatre, EN11 8BE (two minute walk from the museum). Further pay and display parking is available in the town centre (10 minute walk from the museum).

Public Transport

The museum is a pleasant 20-minute walk from Broxbourne Railway Station. Broxbourne Station Cars taxi rank is located outside the station entrance. Buses also operate outside the station and a bus stop is located directly outside the museum’s entrance.

Access and Facilities

Step-free entry access is available from the museum's garden entrance (to the back of the museum), please ring the bell if visiting via this entrance. Wheelchair access is limited to the ground floor galleries (Temporary exhibitions are located on the ground floor).

Toilets are located on the ground floor. A unisex accessible toilet suitable for wheelchair users is available. Baby changing facilities are also available.

Reception, Shop and Refreshments

The museum’s reception and shop are located on the ground floor where a great selection of local history books, gifts and souvenirs are on offer for all ages and pockets.

There is also a refreshment area with a varitey of hot and cold drinks and snacks.


The museum has a delightful garden which is a beautiful open space to enjoy a picnic, on our lawn or picnic tables. The garden area is accessible for all and activities are often held here during the summer months.

Additional Information

Lowewood Museum is committed to providing access to all. Where it is not possible to provide physical access to the upper floors alternative provisions can be provided through notes and images of what’s on display.

Outreach services are also available including talks, study days, school workshops and memory boxes. Call the museum on 01992 445596 to find out more.

The museum welcomes assistance dogs and water can be provided if required.