1. New virtual tour of Harwich’s Guildhall created for National Heritage Weekend

    Harwich Town Council and the Harwich Society are great supporters of National Heritage Weekend (Heritage Open Days) and both organisations are very disappointed that this important and very popular event…

  2. HS50 Quiz Questions – Sep 2020

    HS50 QUIZ QUESTIONS SEP 2020

  3. HS50 Quiz Questions – Aug 2020

    HS50 Quiz Questions – Aug 2020

  4. HS50 Quiz Questions – July 2020

    HS50 Quiz Questions – July 2020

  5. HS50 Quiz Questions – June 2020

    HS50 Quiz Questions – June 2020

  6. Harwich Society monthly quiz moves to social media

    The Harwich Society Quiz Team runs a monthly quiz in the Royal Oak Public House on the 1st Monday of each month. Obviously, this is not possible at present but…

  7. Parkeston’s history preserved at Harwich Redoubt Fort

    A project to preserve important aspects of Parkeston’s history is nearing completion at Harwich’s Redoubt Fort. When Parkeston’s St Paul’s church closed in 2014 the fate of the historic organ…

  8. Harwich Society to establish town museum

    Thanks to a local benefactor the Harwich Society is to be given a lease on the former MPH building adjacent to Harwich’s High Lighthouse which will be turned into a…

  9. Harwich Society quarterly magazine put on hold

    One of the benefits to Harwich Society membership is that all members receive the very popular quarterly magazine, Highlight. Unfortunately, due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the magazine will not be…

  10. All Society visitor attractions are closed until further notice

    UPDATED As a result of the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic the Harwich Society is announcing that its visitor attractions are closed to the general public until further notice. The Harwich Society…