East Grinstead Museum

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Interesting and varied displays trace the history of the town and surrounding area. Artefacts and memorabilia are interspersed with interactive touch screens and film. East Grinstead's association with WW2 Guinea Pig club and Sir Archibald McIndoe's pioneering work in plastic surgery is commemorated. The Museum's photographic collection, one of the largest in Sussex, is available to view on computer. There are temporary exhibitions and regular children's activities, see website for full details. Also facilities for research and a dedicated children's corner. Fully accessible including parking. Visits by schools and other groups welcome.

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Opening hours

Wednesdays to Saturdays - 10am to 4pm
Sundays and Bank Holidays - 2pm to 5pm

Closed on Christmas and New Year

Admission charges

Admission free

Collection details

Archives, Social History

East Grinstead Museum
Old Market Yard
Cantelupe Road
East Grinstead
West Sussex
RH19 3BJ






01342 302233

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