to Spelthorne Museum
is invited. Always Free.
Covid 19 Crisis the Museum is closed. We do have two new Exhibits
on line for you to see though. Enjoy!
site for those
a closer look at....
During the Covid 19 close down of many interesting places,
are you looking for some home schooling history resources?
Perhaps you are interested in the heritage of Spelthorne
and the Roman origin of Staines. You can now explore some
of our museum collection in full 3D and investigate objects
from any angle at:
small example of one of the 3D photos
you can investigate what people ate and how food was prepared
and stored, understand Roman building materials and look
at Roman funerary practices. There is also a fake and some
dodgy restoration to find! My favourite model is the fragment
of painted wall plaster. It is a very modest piece but tells
us how the Roman plasterer and painter went about their
work. What is your favourite model? Leave us a like
or a comment to let us know what you think.
of our Volunteers
Once Reopened out of hours group visits to the Museum can be
Also members can visit your group to give illustrated talks
on various local history subjects.
See 'Education' for further details
We have again revamped the website for the 40th Anniversary
of the Museum. Please take a look at the Queen's Award page,
the Accessibility page, the photos of Staines page and the Lino
page. There is also a map page showing how to get to us, people
are always saying to us that they didn't know that we are located
through the Library, on the map page we show photos of our building
related to everywhere else around us.
We also have
NEW pages showing the Exhibits that are supposed to be in the
Thames Room, however they can be seen on here while we are closed,
due to the Coronavirus.
Story of Spelthorne Museum
Outer: 4,000 year old lady
Inner: Lino Design