Museums in South East England
County Hall, Market Place, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 3HG
Abingdon is considered to be the oldest town in Britain. The museum collection reflects its long history and includes archaeological finds from Prehistoric, Roman and Anglo Saxon times. The main museum gallery, the Sessions Hall, was originall...
Museums & Galleries
THE CLASSIC BOAT MUSEUM
Columbine Road, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32&6RE
Based at East Cowes the Classic Boat Museum and Gallery is home to an brilliant collection of sailing and power boats, of both local and national interest. Our overall goal is to preserve and present the best boats that highlight the craftsman...
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.
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...
OXFORD UNIVERSITY MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PW
The Oxford University Museum of Natural History houses the University's scientific collections of zoological, entomological, palaeontological, geological and mineral specimens, accumulated in the course of the last three centuries. The exhibit...
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.
Stately Homes & Gardens / Museum
BREAMORE HOUSE & COUNTRYSIDE MUSEUM
Breamore House Breamore, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2DF
Travel back in time and enjoy the country experience of Elizabethan Breamore House and Stuart village, completed in 1583 by the Dodington family, 5-years prior to the Spanish Armada. There’s a fine collection of paintings, tapestries, and porc...
THE BRIGHTON TOY & MODEL MUSEUM
52-55 Trafalgar Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 4EB
With a collection of teddy bears, dolls, planes, forts and trains and Toy & Model film memorabilia. The museum is located in four of the arches under Brighton Railway Station. The museum covers over 4,000 square feet with over 25,000 exhib...
Museums & Galleries
Beaumont Street, Oxford, OX1 2PH
One of Britain's finest museums, housing the University's internationally renowned collections of European and Oriental paintings, glass, silver, ceramics and artefacts from ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. The shop stocks a comprehensive range...
BUCKLERS HARD MARITIME MUSEUM
Bucklers Hard, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, Hampshire, SO42 7XB
On the banks of the Beaulieu River, in the New Forest, you’ll find the unique and picturesque village of Bucklers Hard where time has almost stood still. Here warships were built for almost a century including Nelsons favourite H.M.S. Agamemnon. ...