The Garden City Collection, Letchworth


The Garden City Collection is an internationally significant collection of historical artefacts cared for by Letchworth Garden City Heritage Foundation. Based in Letchworth, the world’s first Garden City. There are over 250,000 items to discover, including: The archives of the early Garden City Movement and the architectural plans of the world’s first Garden City; furniture; art and a wealth of social history telling Letchworth’s fascinating story.

Opening hours:

  • Pre-booked research appointments available:
    • Mondays 10am- 12pm & 2pm- 4pm
    • Tuesdays 10am- 12pm
    • Thursdays 10am-12pm
    • First Saturday of the month 2pm- 4pm
  • Store tours/Collections Explorers First Saturday of the month 11am– 12:30pm


  • Free parking

Photo of The Garden City Collection, Letchworth


Address: The Garden City Collection, Letchworth
Study Centre, Wilbury Hills Road, Letchworth Garden City
Hertfordshire SG6 4LB

Telephone: 01462 476075