My Haggerston is a community history project that will involve local residents and businesses to tell the rich history of Haggerston over the last 200 years up to the present day. Visit the Current Projects page to learn more.
Discover Hackney is a partnership of ten Hackney based organisations who share common goals around increasing the use and knowledge of the borough's rich heritage and its built environment. We work together on projects which increase learning and a sense of pride about the various strands that make up the rich heritage of our diverse communities.
It doesn't matter how old you are, you can still learn. Adult Learners Week took place 14-18th May in 2012 and it was a great success. Hackney hosted some great activities, all inspired by Hackney’s rich heritage – people, places, past and present. See the What's On listings to find out about future events.
In spite of its location in inner London, Hackney is a place that glories in its parks and open spaces, and has a population of dedicated gardeners. Horticultural Hackney is our latest project which will explore Hackney's rich horticultural heritage.