Time for a new adventure?

Looking for a new adventure?  Fancy trying something new, or meeting new friends?  Then why not join our team of volunteers at the Museum.  Whether you have a passion for customer service, a love of East Grinstead or a passion for admin, we’d love to hear from you! Please contact

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Suffragettes and Suffragists. Museum talk by Joan Roberts on Thursday 9th May

On the 9th of May at 7.30pm we welcome Joan Roberts to the Museum.  In her talk, Joan covers the position of women in society in the 19th century, as well as the struggle for the vote by both men and women; the founding of the Suffragists, who predated the

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Family Fun Day – Tuesday 16th April, 10.30am – 3pm

East Grinstead Museum is hosting another of our popular family activity days on Tuesday 16th April. We look forward to welcoming your family!

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Community Matters programme at Waitrose, East Grinstead

  The Friends of East Grinstead Museum  have been successful in being voted for the Community Matters programme at Waitrose East Grinstead for the month of May 2019. At the end of the month, Waitrose will donate a proportion of £1,000 based on the proportion of votes customers cast for

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EGBA Networking Event – Tuesday 19th March

On Tuesday the museum opened its doors to EGBA (the East Grinstead Business Association). We welcomed many local businesses, and representatives from several local schools.  The evening was a huge success as we continue to engage (and re-engage) with the local community. We were also presented with a very generous

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Bob’s Triumph: “A Trip to the Museum” Brings in the Crowds!

Our friends at 'What's Happening in East Grinstead' Facebook arranged for Bob Marchant to give 2 guided tours of the Museum on Saturday 9th March.  These have proved so popular, they were both full with more people interested in coming than we could accommodate!  We obtained some wonderful feedback from

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John Paul left a review for East Grinstead Museum on Google My Business

East Grinstead Museum Congrats! You got a 5-star review “A hidden gem of a museum, highly recommended” Reviewed by JOHN PAUL GREENFIELD READ REVIEW Learn more Get it on Google Play Download on the App Store Ask an expert

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Museum Trustee wanted (Fundraising lead)

East Grinstead Museum, an independent volunteer run charitable trust, is looking to increase the Board’s skills by recruiting an additional trustee to help take the Museum forward into its next phase of development.  Ideally, this individual should have a strong background in fundraising and grant securing within the museum sector.

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‘Animal Magic’ Family Fun Day! Tuesday 19th February

Drop in – 4 years and above – £3 per child Animal-themed crafts and games for all the family. Make an animal mask, take home an elephant, solve a word game, colour, stick, make and play ! Come and join us for a day full of different animals !

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Request for tombola and raffle prizes

After the success of or tombola stall at the Christmas Fair, our stock of prizes is sadly depleted! Do you have any unwanted Christmas presents which you can donate  to us? If so, please leave at the Museum for the attention of Jennie Hollins.

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