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Steampunks at Hereford Waterworks Museum

Over the weekend of September 9th & 10th the Waterworks Museum will see an influx of Steampunks! Steampunk can be described as Victorian Science Fantasy, so the setting of a Victorian Waterworks full of amazing machinery suits them perfectly. There will be traders selling amazing things from costume, jewellery, accessories, housewares, hats, ray-guns, walking canes,…
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GALA DAY AT THE WATERWORKS MUSEUM

On Sunday, 31 July 2016 The Right Worshipful Mayor of Hereford, Councillor Jim Kenyon will officially open two new engine displays in the Southall Gallery at the Waterworks Museum. Two fine examples of historic engines have been restored to their former glory by the Museum’s volunteer engineers: an extremely rare Campbell gas engine and a…
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160 YEARS OF PIPED WATER SUPPLY IN HEREFORD

Trustees of the Waterworks Museum were delighted to receive Mr Chris Jones, Chief Executive of Dwr Cymru Welsh Water, as their principal guest at an open day to celebrate the 160th anniversary of the first piped water supply to residents of Hereford in 1856.Welsh Water has been a partner and one of the Museum’s principal…
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