Throwback Thursday

This is where you will find a photograph or artefact from our Museum, every Thursday!

26 July 2018
It's Throwback Thursday and we're in 1973, out for the second annual dinner of the March Museum Society. In those days, we didn't have permanent premises!


19 July 2018
It's Throwback Thursday and we're heading back to the 1930s with the Brownies!


12 July 2018 

March Historical Society Dinner in 1972.


21 June 2018
It's Throwback Thursday, it's 1935 and we're celebrating the Silver Jubilee of King George V. This photograph by Alice Askew shows the crowd of thousands in Broad Street, engaging in community singing at 11pm "the strains of which resounded far and wide across the open spaces of the Fens".


14 June 2018
When is a fish and chip shop not a fish and chip shop? When it's a 'High Class School for Girls'! It's Throwback Thursday and we're in the early 1900s, in Dartford Road. 


31 May 2018
It's Throwback Thursday, we're in 1896 at the North District School on Dartford Road, now a Business Centre near Prince's Walk.


8 May 2018
Part of our collection of March & District Amateur Operatic Society programmes 


26 April 2018
It's Throwback Thursday and we're going to The Avenue rec, in the days when slides weren't for the fainthearted!


5 April 2018
Do you remember The Acre when it was called The Rose & Crown? Some things have changed and some have stayed the same!


22 March 2018
Who remembers shopping here and having it delivered to your door after you got home?

15 March 2018
It's 1974 and this is the staff of Dartford Infant School. Do you recognise anyone?


8 March 2018
It's 1984 and these are the Mercheford Morris Men!


22 February 2018
Are you related to a March Hare?



15 February 2018
It's Throwback Thursday and we're in The Avenue, pre-Cavalry Park! Do you remember these cottages?

the Avenue Cavalry Parkjpg

8 February 2018
It is in the 1930s and these lovely girls are in the March Brownies! Do any of them belong to you?
1930s browniesjpg


1 February 2018

It's 1890 and we're going for a pint down West End. That's the Boot & Shoe pub on the right. Do you remember any other March pubs that are no longer trading?

25 January 2018

Do you recognise any of these girls from 4th March Guides in the late '50s? We'd love to know what the missing names are! If you can help, please email us on


18 January 2018