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The Local History Museum


Hertfordshire Genealogy

Guide to Old Hertfordshire






The Tring Local History Museum is situated in the old market office of Tring Market, Brook Street.

Open Fridays and Saturdays from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm

See The Cattle Market for information on the Market and information on the development of the Museum



While the museum is small it contains some interesting exhibits relating to the town of Tring. together with some attractively presented information boards.


Straw plaiting was an important local cottage industry and the display includes an example of the

Austin Straw Splitter.

The museum is run by the Tring & District Local History & Museum Society.

Museum Web Site

Why not combine a visit to this museum with a visit to the Natural History Museum in Tring
Official Opening 13th March 2011

Tring's Mayor cuts the ribbon, and at the following celebrations the Lord of the Manor of Tring (Lord Rothschild) turns to Tim Amsden, chair of the local history society.


September 2010   Page created
March 2011   Official opening pictures