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

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Latest events

Friends Annual General Meeting

After the formal business, Grace Evans, Keeper of Costume, will speak about The Olive Matthews...

October Half Term Fun


Make a Mask and a Halloween Prank

Create a dramatic animal mask out of a paper plate and tissue!  Then make a Halloween prank to...

October Half Term Fun


Bat Attack!

Get ready for Halloween by making this 3-D flappy bat to hang up! Age Range 5 to 12 years (5 year...

Runnymede Remembered

Discover more about the borough during the First World War

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