There's always something new to see at Burgh House & Hampstead Museum!

Here you will find information about our current and upcoming exhibitions.

Our beautiful 18th-century Christopher Wade Room and Art Gallery display temporary exhibitions that explore various themes relating to the history of Hampstead and its inhabitants. The modern Peggy Jay Gallery exhibits local, contemporary art created by a variety of groups and individuals who hire the space.

Don't forget to keep checking as things get added all the time!

6 exhibitions

Current (1 exhibition)

Coming soon (5 exhibitions)

  • 25 September 2019 to 29 March 2020

    Hampstead has been a place of refuge, reflection and community for centuries. A melting pot for some of the most creative minds of the last few hundred years, this exhibition aims to show the extraordinary reaction of some of those individuals to the tumultuous political events of the early twentieth century


  • The Path Less Travelled

    4 to 6 December 2019

    An exhibition of oil paintings exploring paths through the woods, known and unknown, their temptations and prohibitions, reflecting our experience of life.


  • Painting & Pottery

    23 October to 3 November 2019

    A joint show brings together paintings from the Russell Square series by Andy Parker, accompanied by the contemporary ceramics of noted North London potter, Pauline Finnegan.


  • Medusa & her Sisters

    9 to 20 October 2019

    An exhibition of original drawings by Natalie Sirett, celebrating the publication of the book Medusa & her Sisters, a collaboration between the artist and fourteen award winning contemporary poets.


  • Delicate Nature

    2 to 6 October 2019

    Nature’s imperfections and the captivating sight of seasons changing make for a delicate nature. Three artists explore its essential qualities: Claudia Luque (Ceramics), Clara Hancock (Glass and Silk) and Lettie Gardiner (Painting).