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
are just a few of previous Exhibits that have been on show over
the past few years. This page will have photos and information
showing previous exhibits we had in the Museum.
hope to make some online Exhibits from previous Exhibit photos,
similar to the 4oth Anniversary of the Museum one that is linked
at the top of the page
Exhibit about Fire Fighting has been on display from February
2018 and will close at the end of July 2018. There were
lots of photos of the fire trucks used as well as old
was also a booklet about the old Fire Engine that we have
in the Museum published at the time of the opening, '1738
Fire Engine' is available in the Museum please
check here for
2014 the exhibit was to mark the history of Staines Lino
for the 150th Anniversary of the invention of Linoleum
and it's manufacture in Staines
Walton the manufacturer and inventor of Linoleum, with
a drawing of the Lino factory in Staines behind him. Ralph
Parsons and Nick Pollard put this Exhibit together and
Ralph opened the exhibit .
with his Exhibit and book about the Boys Brigade, 'Before
the Memories Fade'.
with her Exhibit, 'Crime and Punishment in Spelthorne'
with Councellor Pinkerton with his Exhibit 'Made in Spelthorne'
'Made in Spelthorne' sections
with Mayor Suzy Webb at the opening of the Spelthorne
during WW1 Exhibit, 2014
People who are from Spelthorne' Exhibit
Kwarteng with Nick at the opening of the Magna Carta Exhibit,
Carta Exhibit, 2015
2013, this exhibit was to commemorate the Coronation
in 1953. Our very patriotic Museum had many Union flags
hanging around. It showed how we were in 1953.
children were given a gift for the Coronation
in 1953. I myself had the blue glass. (GH)
and Freezes poster in 2016
poster to publicise the Crime & Punishment in Spelthorne
Exhibit in 2016
old Exhibit of Bottles that used to be in the Elmsleigh Room
from 1953 for the Coronation
artifacts found in Staines
of the display stands that have been used at outside events.
Queen's Award for Voluntary Service
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