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

Runnymede Rivers Celebrations

01/03/2018 - 25/09/2018
Runnymede Borough Council is pleased to announce the 2018 Rivers Celebration, which aims to...

Holiday activity


Beautiful Butterfly Houses

Decorate a butterfly house for your garden and you may get some fluttering visitors! Age Range 5 to...

Holiday activity


Colourful Windsocks

Make a windsock for your garden and watch it fly in the wind! Age Range 5 to 12 years (5 year olds...

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