"To know your future you must know your past" - George Santayana
"When we recall the past, we usually find that it is the simplest - not the great occasions - that in retrospect give off the greatest glow of happiness" - Bob Hope Water Rat 772
VISIT THE MUSEUM OF ENTERTAINMENT
Situated in the
headquarters of The Grand Order of Water
Rats’ building, the Museum exhibits a wealth of historical theatrical
memorabilia. The rooms display costumes, props and artefacts, worn and
used by many famous Music Hall, Variety and Television personalities, all of whom where Water Rats.
From actors to acrobats, via ventriloquists, singers, dancers, comedians, band-leaders, impressionists, jugglers, magicians, roller-skaters, circus impresarios, holiday camp pioneers, stilt-walkers, puppeteers, female impersonators, radio DJ's, musicians and even theatrical agents are represented in some way amongst the treasures of the Water Rats museum.
Special Tours of the Grand Order of Water Rats’
headquarters and its Museum are conducted throughout the year.
For all enquiries please contact:
The Curator Grand Order of Water Rats 328 Gray’s Inn Road LONDON WC1X 8BZ Tel: 020 7278 3248