New Museum and Gallery
Tell us what you think
St Albans City and District Council have agreed a ten year development plan for the Museum of St Albans and Verulamium Museum.
Phase 1: Move the Museum of St Albans to the Town hall. Opening in 2016. This new facility in the Grade II* listed Town Hall will enable us to create a vibrant and distinct venue at the heart of St Albans. In the new museum and gallery we will interpret, display and conserve St Albans heritage from the medieval to the present day, host touring and contemporary art exhibitions and provide new visitor and tourist information facilities. The new museum and gallery will act as a base for exploring the historic town centre.
How your views will help: We are keen to hear your views on the project. You can have your say through August and September at the Museum of St Albans, Verulamium Museum, our pop-up exhibition which is travelling around the District and via our on-line survey here. The questionnaire should take 5-10mins and all of your responses will be kept anonymous. The views submitted will be collected and used to help shape the project.
St Albans Museums Service manages Verulamium Museum, the Museum of St Albans, the medieval clock tower, a field archaeology unit and any excavations carried out by the unit. St Albans Museums Service is wholly owned and managed by St Albans District Council.
- Click here to go to the St Albans District Council website (this will open in a new window).
Our museum staff work across the service locations and specialise in a wide range of disciplines such as archaeology and curatorial services. If you wish to contact a member of staff please go to our Contact Us page.
Supporting the Museums
Find out about the ways in which you can help to support the museums, such as by getting involved with the Verulamium Community Group, joining our Friends and Young Friends organisations, donating money or donating objects or becoming a volunteer.