Haslemere Educational Museum
Culture, Learning & Inspiration Since 1888
What's On at the Museum

The Flemish Glass in St Bartholomew's Church

Enter a virtual photo exhibition of the Flemish Glass in St Bartholomew's Church

This exhibition tells you the origins of Flemish glass and shows the newly restored panels of glass in St Bartholomew's church.

Flemish Glass in St Bartholomew's Church
GladRags Exhibition
Saturday 27th November into the New Year
Devised by Artist Diana Burch and Haslemere Museum, a community patchwork has been created that shows our community's resilience and creativity during the pandemic. This an opportunity to see all of the glorious creations that were submitted, which collectively tell the tale of the last eighteen months in our lives.
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.
Friday 3 December | 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Listen to this modern classic story and make your own Gruffalo picture. Visit the galleries to see if you can find any of the characters from the story.
Adults £1 | Children £2 | Book in advance Click here to book online
Christmas Decorations
Friday 17 December | 10.30am -11.30am
Listen to a sparkly, festive story and get crafty to make a Christmas decoration to take home with you.
Adults £1 | Children £2 | Book in advance Click here to book online
Family Events
Haslemere Mummers
Saturday 18th December | 11.00am
Come along to the light-hearted, engaging performance of this traditional play. 20 minutes of family fun in the Museum lecture hall.
Entry by donation | No need to book
Early Birds Santa's Victorian Parlour
Thursday 23rd December | 10.00am - 11.00am
Special opening of Santa's Parlour for families with children who have an Autism Spectrum Condition to come along to meet Santa free from the hustle and bustle of the general public.
Members £ 4 | Non-Members £ 5 | Book in advance Click here to book online
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.
Starry Night
Saturday 4 December | 10.30am - 12noon
Join us to consider the stars and night sky and take a look at the stars in Van Gogh's famous painting. With craft activities including making a starry wheel to help you navigate a starry night.
Members £5 | Non-Members £7 | Book in advance Click here to book online
Christmas Crafts
Tuesday 21 December | 10.30am - 12noon
Enjoy a fun filled morning making a variety of creative Christmas crafts to take home with you.
Members £5 | Non-Members £7 | Book in advance Click here to book online
Talks, Lectures and Workshops
Tea and Talk - GladRags
Wednesday 1 December | 2.30pm
Join Education Officer Kay Topping to see the completed GladRags panels and hear all about the Museum's project that documented the pandemic year.
Members FREE | Non-Members £3 Includes refreshments | Book in advance Click here to book online
special events
Cards for Good Causes 2021
Thursday 21st October - Tuesday 14th December 2021 | As per the Museum Opening Hours. Also on Mondays after October half term.
The local charity Christmas cards sale makes a welcome return to our Terrace Room. Come along and get all your Christmas cards and gift wrapping solutions, safe in the knowledge that you are supporting a variety of local good causes.
Santa at the Museum
Sunday 5th December 11.00am - 3.00pm no booking required
During the Haslemere Christmas Market pop up to the Museum to meet Santa Claus, tell him what is on your Christmas list this year and receive a gift to take home.
per child £3
Santa's Traditional Victorian Parlour
Book online for: Saturday 18th, Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd 10.30am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.30pm Thursday 23rd 11.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.30pm Friday 24th 10.30am - 12.30pm
Come and visit Santa as he takes time out before Christmas to relax in his charming Victorian Parlour. Let Santa know all your Christmas wishes and if you are on his good list, you will receive a gift to take home for Christmas!
Members £4 | Non-Members £ 5 to include a gift | Book in advance Click here to book online