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The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd.

The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd. (DHT) is the Accredited Museum for the area of Dacorum. DHT is based in a converted fire station in Berkhamsted where it houses in excess of 110,000 artefacts relating to the history of the Borough. Read more…

In addition to the physical collections, DHT regularly publishes articles and publications relating to the history of Berkhamsted, Hemel Hempstead, Kings Langley and Tring.

From the articles…

  • Admiral Sir Lionel Halsey

    Lionel Halsey was the fourth son of the Rt Hon Sir Frederick Halsey of Gaddesden Place. He saw action in the Boer War during the siege of Ladysmith and was later made Captain of the battle cruiser, HMS New Zealand. … Continue reading 

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  • WW1 Centenary Artwork

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    100 canvases to mark the 100 years since the end of WW1 The canvases below were created at Berkhamsted Arts & Crafts over the Summer of 2018 to commemorate 100 years since the end of the First World War.  Many … Continue reading 

The Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd.

The Museum Store, Clarence Road, Berkhamsted, Herts HP4 3YL

Telephone/Fax 01442 879525   Email

Registered in England No. 2851313 | Registered Charity No. 1026161 | Accredited Museum No. 1594 | Status: Fully accredited museum.