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

Easter Holiday Fun


Fabulous Felt Fish

Sew a felt fish and decorate it to be a monster or friendly fish. Age Range 5 to 12 years (5 year...

Easter Holiday Fun


Pop-Up Chick

Make a traditional pop-up chick toy, the oldest toys are always the best. Age Range 5 to 12 years...

15 Minutes of Fun


Free family craft activities

Join us for our monthly family drop-in craft activity.


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Chertsey Museum has a smartphone app for iPhone and Android devices

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