Exhibitions

From our permanent collection on the history of High Wycombe and the surrounding area to locally significant furniture and artworks. From celebrating women in the 1940s to how the Windrush generation have shaped High Wycombe, and celebrating everything edible and delicious in the local area from prehistory to the present day.

Wycombe Museum’s exhibitions share just a fraction of the fantastic stories that High Wycombe and the surrounding area have to offer. Browse what exhibitions you can currently see at Wycombe Museum, our special digital exhibitions, and get a taste of what you may have missed from Wycombe Museum’s exhibitions past.

Current Exhibitions

We Are the Windrush Generation

We Are the Windrush Generation

A Pop-Up Exhibition in Eden Centre, High Wycombe ... Read More
Made in High Wycombe: Furniture

Made in High Wycombe: Furniture

A Pop-Up Exhibition in Eden Centre, High WycombeAugust 2020 – March 2021 Made in High Wycombe: Furniture is a pop-up exhibition open in High Wycombe’s Eden Centre while Wycombe Museum’s ... Read More
Windows on Wycombe in Lockdown | Digital Community Exhibition

Windows on Wycombe in Lockdown | Digital Community Exhibition

A Digital Community Exhibition - July 2020  Together with the rest of the UK, Wycombe Museum went into lockdown on 23 March due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Museum staff worked ... Read More
Beer, Bacon Badgers and Bhajis

Beer, Bacon Badgers and Bhajis

Local foods through history and today Local foods through history and today Permanent Displays Celebrating everything edible and delicious in Wycombe District from Prehistory to the present day. Find out ... Read More
A History of Wycombe in 10 Objects

A History of Wycombe in 10 Objects

Walk through a history of Wycombe with our permanent exhibition ... Read More

Upcoming Exhibitions

Me and My Chair | Digital Community Exhibition

Me and My Chair | Digital Community Exhibition

A Digital Community ExhibitionComing December 2020 At Wycombe Museum, home of the Windsor chair, we are usually limited by physical space when it comes to furniture exhibitions - just a ... Read More

Past Exhibitions

We are working on expanding this section to include more of our past exhibitions.

The Romans

The Romans

Discover what life was like in Roman Wycombe, after the Romans invaded Britain nearly two thousand years ago, in AD 43 ... Read More
Wycombe Wanderers 125

Wycombe Wanderers 125

This exhibition of fantastic footballing fun celebrates 125 years of our local team. Why do they have a reputation as Giant Killers, how do they train, and why are they ... Read More
Wycombe in World War 1

Wycombe in World War 1

This exhibition commemorates the centenary of the outbreak of The First World War, known until the Second World War as ‘The Great War’ ... Read More
Women of Wycombe: 1940s

Women of Wycombe: 1940s

February - June 2020 This exhibition came about because of some time spent sorting through our collection stores. When going through our collection, we found lots of fantastic items that ... Read More
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