Dorking Museum and Heritage Centre

Dorking Museum and Heritage Centre
The Old Foundry
62 West Street


General information and news of special exhibitions and events. Link to museum archive page.



01306 876591

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Welcome to Dorking Museum
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Dorking Museum aims to preserve and present the heritage of Dorking and its surrounding villages and countryside by collecting, conserving, interpreting and displaying items of historic interest, and to provide facilities for study and research.

Venue Type:

Archive, Museum

Opening hours

Thursday 10am - 4pm
Friday 10am – 4pm
Saturday 10am – 4pm

Admission charges

Entry Prices

Adult £2.00
Seniors & Under 18′s £1.00
Under 5′s Free
Family Ticket £4.50

Collection details

Agriculture, Archives, Costume and Textiles, Fine Art, Social History, Toys and Hobbies

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Dorking in 1914 Exhibition

Dorking in 1914

  • 11 September — 6 December 2014 *on now

Dorking Museum’s exhibition will focus on what went on in this area when War broke out. It covers the town and surrounding villages and their experience of the early months of the war. There is a particular focus on recruitment and enlisting – and asking the question, ‘was enlistment really voluntary?’

Suitable for

  • Any age


Adult £2.00
Seniors & Under 18′s £1.00
Under 5′s Free
Family Ticket £4.50