Discover Slough’s fascinating history. At The Curve you can see eight museum pods celebrating the town’s past, present and future.
With over 6,000 objects and 5,000 photographs, Slough Museum has a unique collection. Our aim is to use this collection to inspire, engage and educate. Slough Museum is an independent museum and registered charity.
Origins of Slough (pod 1) – find out what was so important about the land around Slough and some of its earliest residents.
Victorian Slough (pod 2) – how the Victorian era changed Slough.
Discovery and innovation (pod 3) – great contributions to science and technology beginning with the discoveries of a German immigrant family in the 18th century.
Industrious Slough (pod 4) – learn more about Slough’s enduring relationship with industry.
Life and leisure (pod 5) – the golden age of cinema.
Room for living (pod 6) - moving here and living here.
Slough at home in the 1930s (pod 7) – homes and kitchens in the 1930s.
Slough Stories (pod 8) – iconic buildings in Slough.
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