Welcome to Chertsey Museum

The museum for the Borough of Runnymede!

Chertsey Museum

The Cedars, home to Chertsey Museum


We have fine collections, including:

  • history of the Runnymede area
  • local archaeology and history of Chertsey Abbey
  • fine art, decorative art
  • social history including many documents and photographs
  • local clocks
  • the nationally significant Olive Matthews Collection of dress and textiles

Runnymede Remembered

Discover more about the borough during the First World War

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Latest events

Young Archaeologists' Club


Terracotta Warriors

An entire army made out of clay?  What was it all about?  We will be looking at these...

October Half Term Fun


Cute Cardboard Cats

Make a friendly, scary or spooky cat out of a small cardboard box. Age Range 5 to 12 years (5 year...

October Half Term Fun


Spooky Mansions

Make a 3D spooky mansion with windows, creatures and even lights! Age Range 5 to 12 years (5 year...

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