That’s entertainment!

PUBLISHED: 11:24 20 July 2006 | UPDATED: 10:31 06 May 2010

Priory fete in the 1950s – one image of entertainment in Hitchin

Priory fete in the 1950s – one image of entertainment in Hitchin

ROLL up, roll up! Look back at the first cinema in Hitchin. And marvel at a polyphon music machine. These are just two of the items on display at Hitchin Museum in their exhibition That s Entertainment which opens this Saturday and runs until September 2.

ROLL up, roll up! Look back at the first cinema in Hitchin. And marvel at a polyphon music machine.

These are just two of the items on display at Hitchin Museum in their exhibition That's Entertainment which opens this Saturday and runs until September 2.

Look back at the world of entertainment through the history of theatre, television and radio, right up to today's computer games.

There are also interactive opportunities for the children.

For further details contact the museum in Paynes Park, Hitchin, on 01462 434476 or email hitchin.museum@north-herts.gov.uk

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