What's On at the Museum
If you are unable to book tickets through our online booking system, please call the Museum office for assistance.
As a charity, we regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded after purchase.
Family exhibition: British Wildlife
6 July-2 September
A family-friendly exhibition celebrating British wildlife. Something for all ages.
The Story of Natural History at Haslemere Museum
11 July-2 September
The study and observation of nature from the Museum's founding to the present day. Visitors will also be invited to explore wildlife in the Museum and its grounds.
An Abstract View
9-30 September
Phil Bates' paintings incorporate primary colours, textures, geometric shapes and pattern repeats. Some are influenced by experiences and do not seek to represent the world in the form of recognisable objects. Phil has been shortlisted at the Royal Academy of Arts.
The War in Ukraine
12 September-7 October
An in-depth look at the reality of war with real stories and artefacts from the front lines. With uniforms of soldiers, stories from medics, shot-down aircraft components and much more, we display a wealth of artefacts for the first time in a British museum.
Early Years
Come along and enjoy our fun-filled Early Years sessions for children under 5 and their parents and carers. Our sessions have a relaxed atmosphere where children can listen to a story and get hands-on with a craft activity.
Sea Shells on the Seashore
Friday 22 September 10.30-11.30am
Marvel at the beauty of the shells in our handling collection and make a shell picture.
Adults £1.50 | Children £2.50 | Book in advance
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Family Events
The Stolen Songbird Museum Search
5 - 31 August
Pick up an activity sheet at the Museum and join in The Stolen Songbird Museum Search with your family this August. Organised by Kids in Museums and Faber Children's, the national trail celebrates the release of new children's book, The Stolen Songbird written by Judith Eagle and illustrated by Kim Geyer. Try out a drawing challenge, spot animals in the museum and solve puzzles.
Visit the Kids in Museums website to find out how you could win a signed copy of the book.
Fantastic Fossils
Tuesday 29 August 10.30am-1pm
Explore the fossils in our handling collection and take part in some fossil arts & crafts.
Members £2 | Non-Members £4 | Accompanying adult £1 | Book in advance
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museum explorers
Museum Explorers is a group for 5-11 year olds (parents do not need to stay). Join us once a month on a Saturday and selected dates throughout the school holidays and enjoy a variety of subjects and activities based around our diverse collections, exhibitions, or seasonal and national events.
Tolkien Fantasy
Saturday 2 September 10.30am - 12.00 noon
5 - 11 years
50 years after his death join us for a morning of Tolkien based activities.
Members £5 | Non-Members £7 | Accompanying adults £2 | Book in advance
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Talks, Walks, Lectures and Workshops
Town Walks with Local Historian Tim Winter
Sundays 2.30pm:
30 July (High Street)
20 August (Church Lane, Tanners Lance & Lower Street)
24 September (High Street)
Tim Winter will lead a series of walks around Haslemere. Each walk lasts 1.5 - 2 hours and starts from the Museum.

Please make a donation.

Service to Queen Elizabeth II - An Equerry's perspective
Thursday 28 September 7.00pm
A talk by Captain Andrew Canale, MVO Royal Navy, on his time as Equerry to the late Queen, Elizabeth II. Andrew served as Equerry from 2012 to 2015 and also performed the duty of Pall Bearer at the Queen's funeral. Ticket includes a drink.
£15 | Book in advance
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special events