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Announcing Open House 2013

11th September 2013 The Fan Museum1,176 views

On Saturday 21st September 2013 The Fan Museum will once again be taking part in Open House London.

The museum is housed within two Grade II listed Georgian town houses at numbers 10 and 12 Crooms Hill. Built in 1721, the buildings were designed by the architect and planner, John Savery. Since being acquired for The Fan Museum Trust in 1987, extensive repairs and restoration work has taken place to sympathetically transform the buildings back to their former glory. Many of the principal original architectural features and the domestic scale and character of the buildings have been retained. Original features include the façade, staircase, panelled rooms and front courtyard with its wrought iron railings and gates.

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Upcoming Events

Curator in Residence

Saturday 23 March 2019

Join The Fan Museum’s curator, Jacob Moss and curatorial assistant Scott Schiavone for free-to-attend talks on a range of fan-related topics pertaining to the current gallery displays.

''In Celebration!' - Admiral Sir William Parker of Crooms Hill

Monday 1st April 2019, 7.30pm

An illustrated talk by Daphne Joynes on the life and times of Admiral Sir William Parker, who with his large family lived at 12 Crooms Hill, Greenwich (now home to the Fan Museum) in the late eighteenth century.

”In Celebration!’ – Song of Myself : A 200th Birthday Celebration of Walt Whitman

Friday 31st May 2019, 7.30pm

Advance booking is now open for the showcase of Song of Myself, a celebration of the great American poet Walt Whitman, written for the 200th anniversary of his birth by Wayne Adrian Drew.

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Museum Admission Pricing

Adults: £5.00
Children (age 7-16): £3.00
Concessions: £3.00
  • Students (with vaild student card)
  • Senior citizens
  • Registered disabled
  • English Heritage
  • Friends of The Horniman
  • Friends of The Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Members/Volunteers of the National Maritime Museum
National Trust Members:

50% discount on the Adult price tickets

Free Entry for…

Children under 7, Art Fund Members and London Pass Members

Tuesday Special:

Free entry for senior citizens and disabled visitors (except for groups)

Please note that the discounts listed above cannot be applied when visitors are part of a large group visit or guided tour group.  Please click here for further details.

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