Past events

8th March 2018

Visit by BBC Radio Cambridgeshire.

Sue Marchant of BBC Radio Cambridgeshire  was given a guided tour of the Museum  for her afternoon radio programme. Listen here to the tour.




19th September  2017 Sealed Knot raises the flag at Cromwell museum

Visitors were transported back to 1642 when Huntingdon MP Oliver Cromwell was raising troops and preparing for war. The event was organised by the Cromwell Museum Trust and opened by the current Huntingdon MP, Jonathan Djanogly, and the town’s mayor Jay Dyne.

Sealed Knot ‘soldiers’ raise the troops at Cromwell Museum event in Huntingdon
Sealed Knot ‘soldiers’ raise the troops at Cromwell Museum event in Huntingdon



17th June 2017

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Wednesday 27th September 2017

The Rt. Hon. Lord Naseby and the Trustees of the Cromwell Museum held The 2nd Annual Cromwell Museum Dinner On Wednesday 27th September 2017 At Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge

This will not be a puritan affair! After dinner, we shall challenge your preconceptions of Cromwell and his era with a short talk by guest speaker Dr James Brown of the University of East Anglia, so come and find out about drink and drinking in the 1650’s



Talk by John Goldsmith Previous Curator January 9th 

John Goldsmith, Chairman of the Cromwell Association and retired Curator of the Museum, will talk about the founding of the Museum and the Collection. We feel very lucky to have John talk to us and to share his knowledge about the history of the Museum. The talk will take place at the Town Hall at 7.30pm 
This is a joint event with the Friends of the Museum, who will organise refreshments. Just to give us some idea of numbers, can all Friends, Volunteers and Visitors please sign a list in the Museum if you would like to attend or send your names in an email to