Adult Talks and Event Packages

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Wycombe Museum offers talks from our knowledgeable Curator and volunteers on a broad range of topics relevant to the Museum’s collection, as well as some seasonal themes. Why not book a member of our team to deliver a talk to your club or group?

Talk titles:

  • Chairmaking in the Chilterns
  • A History of Wycombe in 10 Objects
  • Mysteries of Castle Hill House
  • Behind the Scenes at Wycombe Museum
  • A Victorian Christmas
  • A Tudor Christmas
  • Not ‘All Over by Christmas’ – Festivities During World War 1
  • Pancakes and Easter Eggs – Celebrating Easter and Spring
  • A Brush with Art

All talks last for around 45 to 50 minutes with time for questions. 

The cost of our talks is £80 plus travel (if we come to you) or £80 plus room hire (if you come to us). All talks depend on our speakers’ availability.

To make an enquiry about our talks, or to book, please email

Event Packages

The Museum also offers bespoke packages on our drinks-based talks, ideal for corporate events. Prices vary depending on numbers.

 A History of Wycombe in 7 Drinks

Take a light-hearted look at the history of Wycombe District and drinking. Experience history presented through seven artefacts and seven historic-style drinks, and get a real taste of history ranging from prehistory to the modern day.

A Tasting History of Gin

Explore and experience the history of gin. From Dutch courage and Gin Palaces to the modern gin revival. If you enjoy gin, this evening could be just the tonic for you! Gently stirred (but not shaken into the mix will be canape-sized talks on gin history. Snacks will be served.

 To make an enquiry about our talks, or to book, please email