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 Archaeology Club


The Mesolithic

So what happened in the middle of the stone age? Have a go at making some microliths for different...

Autumn Half Term Fun


Frankenstein Heads

Recycle a small box into a Frankenstein monster head to scare your friends. Age Range 5 to 12 years...

Autumn Half Term Fun


Haunted Halloween Bunting

Use your creativity to make some spooky bunting with monsters, witches and ghosts! Age Range 5 to...

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