Please note that due to concerns regarding the rapidly-evolving COVID-19 situation the study centre (Wilbury Hills Road) and other museum service venues are currently closed to the public. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. In the meantime please enjoy browsing our historical collection via our website.

The Garden City Collection is an internationally significant collection of historical artefacts cared for by Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation. Based in Letchworth, the world’s first Garden City.

There are over 250,000 items to discover, including: The archives of the early Garden City Movement and the architectural plans of the world’s first Garden City; furniture; art and a wealth of social history telling Letchworth’s fascinating story.

You can explore our collection here by theme or a general search using the Search Collections bar. For tips on conducting an advanced search see Search Tips.

At the Garden City Collection Study Centre you can book a visit to research the collections or join us at one of our monthly open days.  See Visit Us

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