Discover Surrey's amazing history and culture at one of our 43 museums.
Museums and galleries
A complete list of Surrey's museums and contact details.
Who are Surrey's heroes?
People around the county who have played an important role in shaping Surrey’s history.
A history of Surrey in 50 objects
Intriguing stories from across the county told through 50 chosen museum artefacts.
Why not get involved with Surrey Museums Month 2017
Surrey Museums Month 2017
Each April, the Surrey Museums Partnership works with 43 of Surrey’s museums and galleries to celebrate the hidden history of our county.
The theme for Surrey Museums Month 2017 is ‘Surrey Women’. You will discover events, exhibitions and activities related to Surrey Women from April and throughout the year – as well as many other activities for all ages and interests.
A Taste of What’s On…
Easter Eggstravaganza, Valiant Victorians, Audience with Henry VIII, The Rustic Renaissance, G F Watts: England’s Michelangelo, History Walks and Talks, Roman Spring Festival, Make Stone Age flints, Ride the Buses, Join in and Jive, Crack the Codes, an i-spy trail for prizes … and so much more!
Surrey Museums Month Launch Event
Who are the great women who have helped shape Surrey’s history?
Thursday 23rd March 2017 6-8pm The Lightbox, Woking
Join us for an exhibition and evening of short, informal talks as speakers from Surrey museums celebrate the lives, work and significance of their Surrey Heroines.
Booking essential as spaces are limited.
Please RSVP by Friday 10th March, 2017 to Katie Arbon Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01483 518 373
Surrey Super Women i-spy challenge
From 1st April to 1st September 2017, 16 of Surrey’s museums and galleries will be taking part in an i-spy challenge.
All you have to do is visit the different museums in Surrey to find each object in the trail. The family who has spotted the most objects will win a prize!
HOW TO TAKE PART in 5 EASY STEPS…
Between April and September, start by picking up a Surrey Museums Month leaflet from one of Surrey’s museums or galleries.
1) Visit a museum on the i-spy page 2) Spot the object from the photograph 3) Write where it was hidden in the collections…or an interesting fact 4) Get a Surrey Museums Month sticker from a member of museum staff. 5) Move on to the next museum.
Send in your leaflet or a photocopy of your I-spy page BY 8th SEPTEMBER 2017 to:
H. Thomas, Museums Officer, Surrey History Centre, 130 Goldsworth Road, Woking GU21 6ND.
*** REALLY IMPORTANT… PLEASE remember to write your family name and a contact email or phone number so that we can get in touch with you. Thank you. We will contact you by 30th September! ***