Adult Talks

Talks for Groups

Wycombe Museum staff offer a range of talks for groups on the following topics:

  • Chairmaking in the Chilterns
  • 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
  • Literary Buckinghamshire
  • Mysteries of Castle Hill House
  • Behind the Scenes at Wycombe Museum
  • More Than Just Chairs – A History of Wycombe Museum
  • A History of Wycombe in 10 Objects.

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

Talks can be given off-site, and some can be given as part of visit by groups at the museum or as guided tours of the site.

Charges for off-site talks

The price for all talks is £60, plus travel costs. Travel is charged in three bands:

  • Band 1: £13, up to 15 mins/5 miles including High Wycombe, Loudwater, Marlow, Bourne End, Hazlemere, West Wycombe
  • Band 2: £26, up to 30 mins/10 miles including Chesham, Amersham, Chalfonts, Great Missenden, Beaconsfield, Stokenchurch
  • Band 3: Further distances calculated on an individual basis, based on distance and travel time

Some talks are not available on all days of the week or times of the day; please contact us at or on 01494 957210 with information about what you require.