Museums in South East England
MUSEUM OF FARNHAM
38 West Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7DX
Splendid Georgian building celebrating Farnham's unique history. Meet the past face to face. Delightful walled garden. Changing exhibitions. Gift shop. Check the website for events and please feel free to follow us on facebook.
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BENTLEY WILDFOWL & MOTOR MUSEUM
Harveys Lane, Halland, Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 5AF
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
Something for everyone with one of the largest waterfowl collections including Swans, Geese, Ducks, Cranes and Flamingo's in a natural setting. The Motor Museum has over 100 exhibits including Veteran, Edwardian, Vintage and Classic cars and bi...
High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea, West Sussex, BN43 5DA
Marlipins Museum reopened to the public on 1st May 2004 with new displays and two new galleries after an extensive period of redevelopment. Doors from 10.30am to 4.30pm, Tuesday to Saturday.
REDOUBT FORTRESS & MILITARY MUSEUM
Royal Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 7AQ
Arguably one of Eastbourne's hidden treasures, this impressive circular fortress was built between 1804-1810 to defend the coast from possible invasion from Napoleonic France. Now restored, it houses one of the south's largest military museums. Co...
Museums & Galleries
GUILDFORD HOUSE GALLERY
155 High Street, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 3AJ
A fascinating 17th century town house, built between 1660 and the 1680's by the Childe family. The building has been many things over the years, including a saddlers, a tent makers, a stationers, a restaurant, a cake and chocolate shop (where t...
THE OLD GAOL MUSEUM
Market Hill, Buckingham, Bucks, MK18 1JX
The Old Gaol is the landmark building in Buckingham town centre. Restored extensively by the Buckingham Heritage Trust, it contains a fascinating Museum reflecting the building's history through an audio visual display, aspects of Buckingham's...
Market Square, Dover, Kent, CT16 1PH
Dover Museum is one of the districts largest museums and has a fine collection of genuine artefacts and models. Covering the history of Dover from the ancient Celts, through the Roman Invasion, up to and beyond World War II. There is a collecti...
THE BATE COLLECTION OF MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
Faculty of Music, St Aldate's, Oxford, OX1 1DB
A rich and fascinating display of some eighteen hundred historical woodwind, brass and percussion instruments; over a dozen early keyboards including 'Handel's harpsichord'; and a unique bow maker's workshop and bows. Workshops and concerts throug...
306TH BOMBARDMENT GROUP MUSEUM
Bedford Autodrome, Thurleigh Airfield Business Park, MK44 2YP
A visit to the museum will transport you back in time with many fascinating themed displays. The large collection of 306th memorabilia includes the famous Norden Bomb Site, and the first Medal of Honour awarded to an enlisted man. There are displa...
Museums & Galleries
THE RIVER & ROWING MUSEUM
Mill Meadows, Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 6LF
The River & Rowing Museum was designed by David Chipperfield Architects to a brief which set out to establish an astonishing Museum. The building is raised on columns above water meadows beside the Thames and is built of exposed concrete and glass...