Handmade by Volunteers

Looking for special gift for your loved one for Xmas?     You can find something in our museum shop. Beautiful, all individually handmade by our talented volunteers.     Every purchase from our shop would support our museum. There is something for everyone.        

Continue reading

Gifts Inspired by East Grinstead

                                                      Discover a range of products, inspired by medieval history of East Grinstead in our shop.                

Continue reading

Looking for a new challenge? We’re recruiting a Treasurer

East Grinstead Museum is looking for someone with a strong financial background to act as our Treasurer.  Working closely with the Trustees, who have ultimate responsibility for East Grinstead Museum  you will help ensure that the Museum has a clear vision and strategic direction, is sustainable and complies with the

Continue reading

East Grinstead Christmas Family Festival

The annual Christmas Family Festival will take place on Sunday 1st December from 10.00 to 16.00, London Road will be closed to traffic and the street will be filled with the French Market, Charity and craft stalls, music, entertainment and children’s fair ground rides.   The Friends of East Grinstead

Continue reading

Friends of East Grinstead Museum Christmas Hamper Raffle

    Once again, our popular Christmas raffle has begun. The hamper contains lots of Christmas goodies including a home made  Christmas cake, and pink Gin. You can see the Hamper in the Museum, tickets cost £1 for a strip of five tickets. So get into the Christmas spirit to

Continue reading

Commemoration Day

  Interested in Britain’s military history? Would you like to learn more about how East Grinstead was involved in the Great War and Second World War? Would you like to know more about Sir Archibald McIndoe and Guinea Pig Club? Then please come along and see our two commemorative exhibitions.

Continue reading

Books, Games, Crafts and Fun for Kids

  Half term and Halloween is almost here. What could be the best way to entertain and educate your kids at the same time? How about taking the kids on a journey through East Grinstead’s past at East Grinstead Museum with its family friendly museum? Let them use their imagination

Continue reading

Tombola prizes needed for the Christmas Fair

  The Friends of East Grinstead Museum are running their very popular Tombola Stall at the Christmas Fair on 1st December. We would be very grateful for any donations.  

Continue reading

Shop New Arrival

    Looking for a gift ideas? Then come to our shop and find out about new range of   “William Morris”  inspired products.     “William Morris was one of the most influential designers of the nineteenth century and remains today one of the best known of British designers. Morris was

Continue reading

Obituary: Michael Leppard

It is with deep regret that we learned of the death of Michael Leppard.  Michael was instrumental in setting up the museum as it’s its first Hon.Curator in 1976 and remaining a trustee until 2011. He was a distinguished local historian writing books and papers published in The East Grinstead

Continue reading