Museums and galleries
William Morris Gallery
The William Morris Gallery is the only gallery devoted to the life and work and of the influential designer, craftsman and writer William Morris, who was born in Walthamstow in 1834.
Visit the William Morris Gallery website.
Vestry House Museum
The charming Vestry House Museum explores the history of life, work and leisure in Waltham Forest. We offer an exciting temporary exhibitions programme, free family activities and award-winning community garden. You can also make an appointment to view our fascinating photo archive.
Archive and Local Studies Library
Vestry House is also home to the Waltham Forest Archive and Local Studies Library. Here you can access a wealth of resources for researching your family history or the history of the local area by prior appointment.
Welcome to Vestry House Museum Vestry House Museum presents the history of Waltham Forest through a variety of permanent displays and special exhibitions.
William Morris Gallery is changing. It reopens in July 2012 with new displays, tea room, and exciting exhibitions and events for all.
Vestry House is a valuable learning resource and has resources and activities that support the teaching of many topics and curriculum areas.
Find out more about Waltham Forest Archives and the local studies library.