Museum - Kingston-upon-Thames
Tel: +44 20 8547 5006Kingston Museum
Surrey, KT1 2PS
Museum & Local History
Kingston Museum website: www.kingston.gov.uk/museum
About Kingston Museum
Built in 1904 with restorations between 1992 and 1997, Kingston Museum and Heritage Service operates on two sites and comprises of a Museum, Local History Room, an Archives Service and include a Lottery-funded 'Town of Kings' Gallery, telling the story of the Borough from Saxon times. The Museum has three permanent galleries: Ancient Origins, Town of Kings and Eadweard Muybridge, and there is an Art Gallery for temporary exhibitions. The Museum also has a special 'Community Showcase' that can be hired on a monthly basis by local groups. The Local History Room holds a large and growing collection of local history research material. Free admission.