Temporary Exhibitions

Sir William Perkins's School Students' Art and Design

7 February to 11 March 2018

An art and design show featuring work by students from Sir William Perkins’s School has opened at Chertsey Museum.  The display includes sketchbooks, sculptures, paintings, drawings and prints created last year by the students for their GCSE and A–level portfolios.

 

 

At Your Leisure

11 February 2017 to 28 April 2018

In the latter part of the 19th century and the early 20th century trade union power forced through industrial legislation resulting in half day closing on Saturdays. This combined with a rise in wages, and more disposable income, meant the workers had increased leisure time and more money to spend on it.  This exhibition looks at the historical background to some of the activities taking place in Runnymede, which now form part of today’s vast leisure industry.”