1787
Bristol Glass Pipe
Bristol Glass Pipe
Made around the time of our shops opening, this is our old exhibit in our museum. The pipe was made by an apprentice.
1841
Royal Warrant - H.M.King Edward VII
Royal Warrant - H.M.King Edward VII
To become a member of the Royal Warrant Holders Association (RWHA) a company must hold a Royal Warrant which is only granted to tradesmen who provide goods and services to the Royal Households of The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh or The Prince of Wales (known as the Grantors). Royal Warrants are only issued to tradesman. The professions such as bankers, solicitors and accountants, employment agencies, party planners, government departments, the media and 'places of refreshment or entertainment' do not qualify.
1851
Old box of Havana Cigars
Old box of Havana Cigars
This is the oldest box of Havana cigars still in existence and the first box to reach the United Kingdom in 1851 as part of the great exhibition. The cigars inside are the original cigars and are called La Cabanas.
1864
Royal Warrant - King George V
Royal Warrant - King George V
To become a member of the Royal Warrant Holders Association (RWHA) a company must hold a Royal Warrant which is only granted to tradesmen who provide goods and services to the Royal Households of The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh or The Prince of Wales (known as the Grantors). Royal Warrants are only issued to tradesman. The professions such as bankers, solicitors and accountants, employment agencies, party planners, government departments, the media and 'places of refreshment or entertainment' do not qualify.
1873
Royal Warrant - H.I.M Napoleon III
Royal Warrant - H.I.M Napoleon III
To become a member of the Royal Warrant Holders Association (RWHA) a company must hold a Royal Warrant which is only granted to tradesmen who provide goods and services to the Royal Households of The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh or The Prince of Wales (known as the Grantors). Royal Warrants are only issued to tradesman. The professions such as bankers, solicitors and accountants, employment agencies, party planners, government departments, the media and 'places of refreshment or entertainment' do not qualify.
1893
Oscar Wilde High Court
Oscar Wilde High Court
High Court letter showing an outstanding balance of Seven Shillings and three pence. This was for purchases Oscar Wilde made with us between 5th of September 1892 & 24th of June 1893
1895
Oscar Wilde - Ledger
Oscar Wilde - Ledger
This is a picture of Oscar Wilde's ledger. Most of his purchases were cigarettes.
1900
Royal Family and James J Fox
Royal Family and James J Fox
Please see above for all the members of the Royal Family who were customers of our establishment in 19 St James's Street.
1900
Royal Warrant - Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
Royal Warrant - Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother
To become a member of the Royal Warrant Holders Association (RWHA) a company must hold a Royal Warrant which is only granted to tradesmen who provide goods and services to the Royal Households of The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh or The Prince of Wales (known as the Grantors). Royal Warrants are only issued to tradesman. The professions such as bankers, solicitors and accountants, employment agencies, party planners, government departments, the media and 'places of refreshment or entertainment' do not qualify.
1950
Sir Winston Churchill's Chair
Sir Winston Churchill's Chair
This was the chair used by Sir Winston Churchill while he was selecting his favorite cigars at our store.
1952
Royal Warrant - King George VI
Royal Warrant - King George VI
To become a member of the Royal Warrant Holders Association (RWHA) a company must hold a Royal Warrant which is only granted to tradesmen who provide goods and services to the Royal Households of The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh or The Prince of Wales (known as the Grantors). Royal Warrants are only issued to tradesman. The professions such as bankers, solicitors and accountants, employment agencies, party planners, government departments, the media and 'places of refreshment or entertainment' do not qualify.
1959
Sir Winston Churchill's Cigar Accessories
Sir Winston Churchill's Cigar Accessories
Sir Winston Churchill's Cigar Accessories donated to our store.
1960
Letter to James J Fox from Clarence House
Letter to James J Fox from Clarence House
The letter is in reference to payment for a humidor purchased from us.
1960
Sir Winston Churchill's Ledger
Sir Winston Churchill's Ledger
Sir Winston Churchill's Ledger on display at our store.
1964
Sir Winston Churchill's Cigars
Sir Winston Churchill's Cigars
Sir Winston Churchill was an established customer of ours from 1900 to 1964. This box of cigars belonged to him and was donated to our museum.
1975
Pipes made of Tobacco
Pipes made of Tobacco
Above are two hand crafted pipes made totally from tobacco. The two pieces had been donated to our collection.
1995
Freddie Fox Museum
Freddie Fox Museum
Our Museum is located at 19 St James's Street. Entry is free of charge and is open Monday to Saturday 9:30 - 17:45. Many of the items on display go back to the time of the shops opening in 1787. (CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION)