See how we commemorated Peacetime in Dacorum
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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…

  • Ladies Purple Satin Shoes.

    Purple Satin Shoes

    A beautiful pair of ladies evening shoes. The shoes have purple silk satin uppers, long pointed toe, 40 mm high Louis heel with a leather sole and white satin lining.  The straps over the instep fasten with a button and … Continue reading 

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  • Commemorating Peacetime in Dacorum

    Entrance to our exhibition

    We are delighted to announce our own ‘glad tidings of great joy’* as 6,920 people attended our exhibitions, which Commemorated Peacetime in Dacorum. With the support of funding from Heritage Lottery Fund and Berkhamsted Lions we staged another successful exhibition. … 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.