Open 10 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday to Saturday
(We are not open on Monday)
Admission by Donation
SHAKESPEARE IS COMING TO THE MUSEUM GROUNDS
FURTHER DETAILS WILL FOLLOW
THURSDAY JULY 31st, FRIDAY AUGUST 1st,
SATURDAY AUGUST 2nd 2014
LAST FEW DAYS TO CATCH LEON HILLS
'WILDLIFE AND LANDSCAPE ART'
by Leon Hills
Back by popular demand Leon will be back at the Museum exhibiting his amazing paintings
COME AND SEE THIS WONDERFUL EXHIBITION IN THE HASLEMERE ROOM
Below is a link to nominate Haslemere Museum for the Culture Pros Pick Award for the most inspiring museum or heritage visitor attraction of 2013.
please cut and paste this address into your browser to proceed.
It is very straightforward and should only take a couple of seconds. All you have to do is fill in the name of Museum, reason for nomination, your name, "Supporter of Haslemere Museum" in the "Organisation" field, and your email address then press submit. Please note that nominations close on 7th February. If we get into the top five then there will be another round of even-quicker voting to decide the winner.
If you have time to vote for us that would be great and please forward to any of your contacts that might support us!
Museum ExplorersNEW! Introducing Museum Explorers
Museum Explorers is the new name for the Museumís events for children aged 5–11years old.
The events cover all sorts of subjects and usually link with the Museumís collections or with National events, lasting 1½ hrs the activities usually include exploring items from the collection or learning about something new and a making/doing activity.Explore! Enjoy! Make! Create!
Get a stamp each time you come.
Three stamps = £1 voucher for the shop if you spend £5
Ten stamps = the chance to go into a draw to win a Junior membership for one year.
For further details please telephone 01428 642112 or visit Museum Explorers
Haslemere Museum's Online Databases
You can now search the complete textile accessories collection database and Let's Share Stories Project audio library online.
Click here for Haslemere Museum's Online Databases
Mary Gibson's Sampler Chart PDF
James Wilson Sampler Chart PDF
NEW Charlotte broadhurst's 1833 Sampler Chart PDF
NEW Ann Healy's 1831 Sampler Chart PDF
Purchasing sampler charts from the Museum Shop
School Brochures for 2013/2014Download Schools Brochure KS1 and KS2 2013/2014 (PDF File 1Mb)
Download Schools Brochure KS3 and KS4 2013/2014 (PDF File 3Mb)
Planning Your VisitHaslemere Museum is situated in Southwest Surrey near the Hampshire and West Sussex borders. With over 240,000 Natural History specimens, along with over 140,000 Human History artefacts from around the World, we are one of the largest Museums in central southern England.
There are three large permanent galleries and three temporary exhibition rooms, with a library, archive and a dedicated education room for people of all ages.
The grounds cover an area of over 15,000 sq metres, with a large pond and gazebo, an observation beehive and a tree trail that follows the Museum´s boundary through an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. National Trust land is nearby for long or short walks in the countryside.Download Haslemere Town Centre Map (PDF File 653Kb)
Download Museum Garden and Grounds Layout (PDF File 617Kb)
Download Museum Layout (PDF File 79Kb)
Download Museum Galleries Layout (PDF File 439Kb)
Holding your own Exhibition or EventIf you would like to hold your exhibition or event at Haslemere Educational Museum simply call 01428 642112 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit Facilities for Hire
Educating PeopleIn 2010 and 2003 the Museum was selected by The Guardian Newspaper as one of the country's Top 20 Family Friendly Museums.
In 2012 we won The Telegraph Family Friendly Museum Award and The Museums and Heritage Readers Award.
The Museum is independent and relies on the financial support of visitors and members.This Museum was made possible because of:
Museum Founder Sir Jonathan Hutchinson
Eminent Victorian Geologist Sir Archibald Geikie
Haslemere Museum – Culture & Learning Since 1888