Redbridge and the First World War - An exhibitionRedbridge and the First World War Exhibition

11 November - 30 May 2015

This major exhibition by Redbridge Museum uncover some of the local impacts of the First World War. Based on new research, the exhibition explores how the war affected local life, the international nature of the conflict and the family histories of today's Redbridge residents. This display features a wealth of historic objects, photographs and personal items, many on display for the first time.


Venue: Redbridge Museum on the map

Guests of the Nation Belgian Refugees - The First World War and Redbridge

Redbridge MuseumTuesday 17 February – Sunday 31 May 2015

An exhibition by Redbridge Museum In the first few months of the First World War, several hundred Belgian refugees arrived in Ilford, Wanstead and Woodford, where they found a home. This Redbridge Museum exhibition explores where they stayed and what life was like for them. Many stayed at Valentines Mansion and the display recreates one of their rooms.

Open: Tuesday & Sunday 11am-3pm

Venue: Valentines Mansion & Gardens on the map


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