Haslemere Educational Museum Winner of the Museums and Heritage Awards Project on a Limited Budget 2014
Open 10 am – 5.00 pm
Monday to Saturday
(October 19th - December 15th 2015)
(We are closed on Sunday)
Admission by Donation
AS AN INDEPENDENT MUSEUM WE RELY ON YOUR GENEROSITY.
WE SUGGEST AN ADMISSION DONATION OF £5 PER PERSON
We are delighted to announce that we are Tourism South East finalists for the Beautiful South Awards for Excellence 2015-16. The three finalists for this prestigious Tourism award have been chosen from the wealth of South Eastís tourism businesses by independent judges. We will discover whether we have won Gold, Silver or Bronze at the Awards Celebration on Thursday 2nd of December 2015 at The Grand Hotel in Brighton.
The volunteers at Haslemere Educational Museum have been awarded the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service. This is the highest award given to local groups to recognise outstanding work done in their own communities. The award is equivalent to the MBE for a voluntary group.
CONGRATULATIONS to our wonderful volunteers.
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
TO SAFEGUARD OUR VISITORS WE ASK THAT ALL UNDER 12S AND OTHER VULNERABLE VISITORS ARE ACCOMPANIED
THIS IS PART OF OUR SAFEGUARDING POLICY
Mary Gibson's Sampler Chart PDF
James Wilson Sampler Chart PDF
Charlotte broadhurst's 1833 Sampler Chart PDF
Ann Healy's 1831 Sampler Chart PDF
Purchasing sampler charts from the Museum Shop
Haslemere Museum's Online Databases
Click here for all of Haslemere Museum's Online Databases
School Brochures for 2013/2014Download Schools workshops KS1 and KS2 2015/2016
Download Schools workshops KS3 and KS4 2015/2016
Download Schools loan boxes
Download Schools workshops prices KS1 and KS2
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