Coming soon

Our Towns

16 February – 12 May 2019

drawing of Saffron Walden Parish Church in 1841Using archaeology and social history collections this exhibition will look at the very different origins of Uttlesford’s four main towns, Saffron Walden, Thaxted, Great Dunmow and Stansted Mountfichet.  It will also explore the origins and development of settlements, which were once major centres, but are no longer towns today, such as Great Chesterford, Newport, Clavering and Hatfield Broad Oak.