Open 10 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday to Saturday
(We are not open on Sunday and Monday)
Admission by Donation
FRIDAY 18TH - CLOSED
SATURDAY 19TH - OPEN
SUNDAY 20TH - CLOSED
MONDAY 21ST - CLOSED
Haslemere Museum Shortlisted for Two Awards.
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THE WAR YEARS – A PAINTER’S STORY
MAY 3RD – MAY 24TH 2014
LOCAL WAR ARTIST AND LANSCAPE PAINTER GORDON RUSHMER WILL BE EXHIBITING HIS PAINTINGS FROM HIS YEARS OF WORKING ALONGSIDE ELITE FORCES IN BOSNIA, KOSOVO, ERITREA, IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN.
A TALK WILL BE HELD ON
GORDON WILL ALSO BE TALKING ABOUT HIS EXPERIENCES ON WEDNESDAY 14TH MAY AT
TICKETS ARE ON SALE AT THE MUSEUM £12
(HASLEMERE ART SOCIETY MEMBERS) £8
AFTERNOON TEA WILL BE PROVIDED BY HASLEMERE ART SOCIETY
Plant Sale on Saturday 24th May 2 - 4pm
Do you have any surplus plants in your green house or garden that you could donate? Or surplus garden 'jumble' - the sort that might be another gardener's treasure, such as terracotta pots? Two of our trustees are organising a plant sale to raise money for the Museum. Contributions can be dropped off on Friday 23rd May or on the day, or we can arrange collection, if needed. Please let Rebecca know if you can contribute to this on 01428 642112.
SHAKESPEARE IS COMING TO THE MUSEUM GROUNDS
THURSDAY JULY 31st, FRIDAY AUGUST 1st,
SATURDAY AUGUST 2nd 2014
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