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Wandle Industrial Museum

Vestry Hall Annexe, London Road
Mitcham CR4 3UD

wandle.org

The museum works to preserve, store, and interpret the heritage and history of the industries and people of the River Wandle. We are proud to display the evidence which establishes that the River Wandle was, in its day, the most industrialised river in Europe.

Surrey Infantry Museum, The

Clandon Park
Guildford GU4 7RQ

goo.gl

Following the amalgamation of The Queen's Royal Regiment and the East Surrey Regiment in 1959, the ownership and management of museum artefacts and archives was vested in The Queen's Royal Surrey Regiment Museum Trust. Following the closure of Regimental Headquarters and Museum in the Keep at Kingston- upon-Thames the artefacts had to be put in store.

Surrey Heath Museum

Knoll Road
Camberley GU15 3HD

surreyheath.gov.uk

A small, lively borough museum, based in the centre of Camberley. The museum's collections are particularly strong in 19th and 20th century domestic materials, 20th century costume, natural history and photographs.

Shalford Mill - National Trust

Shalford Mill
nr Guildford GU4 8BS

nationaltrust.org.uk

18th-century watermill with well-preserved machinery. This large timber-framed mill on the River Tillingbourne was given in 1932 by a group of anonymous NT benefactors calling themselves 'Ferguson's Gang'.

Rural Life Centre

Old Kiln Museum Trust, Reeds Road, Tilford
Farnham GU10 2DL

rural-life.org.uk

The collection documents the changes in rural life over the period between about 1750 and 1960 in an area roughly encompaccing Surrey, east Hampshire, West Sussex and parts of Berkshire. Areas covered include all aspects of domestic and village life including agriculture, crafts and trades.

Royal Logistic Corps Museum

The Princess Royal Barracks, Newfoundland Road, Deepcut
Camberley GU16 6SQ

rlcmuseum.co.uk

The museum tells the story of British Army logistics from the 15th century to the present day. Exhibits include weapons, uniforms, medals and equipment relevant to the RLC (formed 1993)and its predecessors, whose collections are also held.

Reigate Priory Museum

Reigate RH2 7RL

reigatepriorymuseum.org.uk

Reigate Priory is a grade 1 listed building set in 65 acres of open parkland with a pond, woodland and playing fields only a few hundred yards from the centre of Reigate town, which is situated at the foot of the North Downs. The building is home to Reigate Priory Museum and Reigate Priory School. The museum has a collection of local history and domestic items as well as period costumes.

Polesden Lacey - National Trust

Polesden Lacey, Nr. Great Bookham
Dorking RH5 6BD

nationaltrust.org.uk

Nestled in the Surrey Hills, Polesden offers the perfect opportunity to unwind. Mrs Greville, an ambitious Edwardian hostess, chose it as the ideal place for entertaining and relaxing with friends.

Museum of Farnham

38 West Street
Farnham GU9 7DX

farnhammaltings.com

Farnham is a town of outstanding Georgian architecture and a designated town of craft with a lively and artistic atmosphere. The museum aims to reflect this in a varied programme of exhibitions and events for adults and children alike.

Merton Heritage & Local Studies Centre

2nd floor, Morden Library, Merton Civic Centre, London Rd, Morden, Surrey
Morden SM4 5DX

merton.gov.uk

Merton Heritage & Local Studies Centre tells the story of Merton and its people through a changing programme of exhibitions and events. The centre also provides access to a wide range of local history resources from maps and photographs, to period newspapers, the census and a large collection of genealogical material.

Lightbox, The

Chobham Road
Woking GU21 4AA

thelightbox.org.uk

The Lightbox is the award winning gallery and museum in Woking, Surrey, where there is something for everyone. Whether you're passionate about the arts and history, want activities and fun, or would just like somewhere quiet to relax and think, you'll find it all at The Lightbox.

Leatherhead Museum of Local History

Hampton Cottage, 64 Church Street
Leatherhead KT22 8DP

goo.gl

The Leatherhead Museum of Local History is in Hampton Cottage, a timbered 17th century house. It is the Leatherhead & District Local History Society's HQ as well as its showcase for many items of local interest.

Homewood, The - National Trust

Portsmouth Road
Esher KT10 9JL

nationaltrust.org.uk

20th-century Modernist house and garden. The house and landscape garden, designed by architect Patrick Gwynne, reflect the style and ethos of the Modern Movement.

Hearsum Collection

Pembroke Lodge, Richmond Park
Richmond TW10 5HX

hearsumcollection.org.uk

Our charity collects and preserves the unique heritage of Richmond Park, the largest of London's Royal Parks, for all to enjoy. We have a diverse range of heritage material covering the last four centuries, with some 2,500 items including antique prints, paintings, maps, postcards, photographs, documents, books and press cuttings.

Haslemere Educational Museum

78 High Street
Haslemere GU27 2LA

haslemeremuseum.co.uk

Haslemere Educational Museum is one of the largest natural history museums in central southern England with over 240,000 specimens, along with over 140,000 Human History artefacts from around the world. There are three large permanent galleries for geology, natural history and human history artefacts.

Guildford Museum

Castle Arch
Guildford GU1 3SX

guildford.gov.uk

The museum was founded in 1898 and now houses the largest collection of archaeology, local history and needlework in Surrey.

Godalming Museum

109A High Street
Godalming GU7 1AQ

waverley.gov.uk

At Godalming you will find a friendly, welcoming museum in a listed medieval building dated to 1446. You can follow a trail to discover how the museum looked in medieval times and how it has changed over six centuries.

Gatwick Aviation Museum

Vallance By Ways, Lowfield Heath Road
Charlwood, Nr. Gatwick Airport RH6 0BT

gatwick-aviation-museum.co.uk

This aviation museum has a unique collection of British Aircraft from the 'golden age' of British aircraft manufacture. From the end of WWII until the 1970s British aircraft designers produced some of the most innovative and advanced aircraft of the day.

Elmbridge Museum

Elmbridge Borough Council, Civic Centre, Esher, KT10 9SD
Esher KT10 9SD

elmbridgemuseum.org.uk

The museum displays absorbing pop-up exhibitions around the borough, illustrating the histories and mysteries of the area - a must for anyone seeking to understand what makes Elmbridge the Borough it is today.

Egham Museum

Literary Institute, High Street
Egham TW20 9EW

eghammuseum.org

Egham Museum is an independent, community museum serving the communities of Egham, Egham Hythe, Thorpe, Englefield Green and Virginia Water.

East Surrey Museum

1 Stafford Road
Caterham CR3 6JG

eastsurreymuseum.org.uk

The museum is situated on the ground floor of a flint and brick house, built about the turn of the 19th century. A local history museum with geological and archaeological displays, crafts, artefacts and other changing exhibitions. The permanent East Surrey Room charts the history of East Surrey from earliest times. The junior room has a permanent World War Two display along with handling artefacts, toys from the past and some changing displays.

Dorking Museum & Heritage Centre

The Old Foundry, 62 West Street
Dorking RH4 1BS

dorkingmuseum.org.uk

Dorking Museum aims to preserve and present the heritage of Dorking and its surrounding villages and countryside by collecting, conserving, interpreting and displaying items of historic interest, and to provide facilities for study and research.

Chobham Museum

Benhams Corner, Bagshot Road
Chobham GU24 8BP

chobham.org

A small museum situated in a pretty Surrey village. SLocal items. Photographic catalogue of more than 200 old photographs of Chobham.

Chertsey Museum

The Cedars, 33 Windsor Street
Chertsey KT16 8AT

chertseymuseum.org

We have fine collections, including history of the Runnymede area, local archaeology and history of Chertsey Abbey, fine art, decorative art, social history including many documents and photographs, local clocks and the nationally significant Olive Matthews Collection of dress and textiles.

Brooklands Museum

Brooklands Museum Trust Limited, Brooklands Road
Weybridge KT13 0QN

brooklandsmuseum.com

Brooklands was the first purpose-built motor racing circuit in the world in 1907. It was also one of the most prolific aircraft production sites in Europe, with over 18,500 aircraft built or assembled at Brooklands by companies such as Vickers, Hawker, BAC and British Aerospace. Collections: The 30 acre Museum site displays a wide range of Brooklands- related motoring and aviation exhibits reflecting many great engineering and technological acievements throughout the 20th century. These range from the 1933, 24-litre Napier-Railton racing car to a Wellington Bomber recovered from Loch Ness; a unique collection of Vickers/BAC-built aircraft and the only Concorde publically accessible in the South East.

Bourne Hall Museum

Spring Street, Ewell
Epsom KT17 1UF

goo.gl

Discover the fascinating past of Epsom & Ewell at Bourne Hall Museum. Based in the futuristic building of Bourne Hall, our free museum allows you to come face to face with the local past. With exhibits ranging from prehistoric times to the modern day, our permanent displays and regular exhibitions illustrate every aspect of local life and have something to interest all members of the family. The museum charts the borough's history through its collections of document and picture archives, fine art, costume, archaeology and social history. Highlights of our collection include Lord Rosebery's hansom cab, a 19th-century fire engine, extensive Derby memorabilia and significant Roman archaeology from local sites.

Basingstoke Canal Visitors Centre

Mychett Place Road
Mychett GU16 6DD

goo.gl

The Basingstoke Canal is declared by many to be Britain's most beautiful waterway. From the rolling North Hampshire hills to the dramatic flights of locks in Surrey, the tree-lined canal offers a variety of delights.

Ash Museum

Cemetery Chapel, Ash Cemetery, Ash Church Road
Ash GU12 6LX

bit.ly

Local history museum for Ash, Ash Vale, Ash Green and Tongham.