Discover Harlow History
Harlow has a rich history and heritage, dating back as far as 1080. Learn about the significant locations in the town and explore notable areas, exceptional links to artwork and the stories of the people who have lived and shaped Harlow as we know it today.
Explore different areas using the links below.
Harlow’s technology hub, home to the discovery of fibre optic technology.Find out more here
Understand the local history and development of the John Collins Cycle Museum.Find out more here
Read about the sculpture ‘Contrapuntal Forms’ and it’s home in Glebelands.Find out more here