Welcome to Discover Downham
Important: Before making a special journey to visit us, please telephone ahead to make sure we will be open. We rely on volunteers to keep the heritage centre open and due to a current shortage of volunteers we cannot guarantee we will always be able to open during our advertised hours.
Centre closed on 09/03/2018 due to school visit.
Donations accepted to help conservation of local heritage, a donation box is located at reception.
Discover Downham Heritage Centre features artefacts and events relating to Downham and the local area. Please come and see us at our brand new centre on
Priory Road, open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 10am - 4pm. Entry is free.
Interactive displays focus on Work and Play, Fenland life and Conflict through the ages.
Free wifi, and a limited number of laptops for use.
Research facilities with small library and computers to find out more about the heritage of the town.
A bright and airy meeting/function room with kitchen available for hire.
We look forward to welcoming you soon.
Find out about the history of the society
All about future events at Discover Downham
Find out about our volunteering opportunities and how to become a member.