The Museum contains an extensive collection of objects with Masonic decoration including pottery and porcelain, glassware, silver, furniture and clocks, jewels and regalia. Items belonging to famous and Royal Freemasons including Winston Churchill and Edward VII are on display together with examples from an extensive collection of prints and engravings, photographs and ephemera. The Museum displays explore the different ranks, offices and branches of Freemasonry and explain its symbolism, charities and traditions.
A series of temporary exhibitions portray stories from the history of Freemasonry and specific aspects of Masonic life.
Library and Archives
You are welcome to use the Library and Archives for reference. They contain a comprehensive collection of books, music and manuscripts on every facet of Freemasonry in England as well as material on Freemasonry elsewhere in the world and on subjects associated with Freemasonry.
As the repository for the archives of the United Grand Lodge of England and the Supreme Grand Chapter of England and their predecessor bodies, the archive collections include papers relating to buildings and sites associated with Freemasonry, charitable bodies associated with Freemasonry, certificates, warrants and correspondence.
The Library and Museum is FREE of CHARGE to all visitors
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