A Grade II Listed museum which tells the story of the Royal Borough of Kingston from earliest times to date in the 'Ancient Origins' and 'Town of Kings' galleries. The new 'Eadweard Muybridge' gallery examines the life and works of this Kingston-born Victorian cinematographer. The Museum's art gallery features changing exhibitions of work by professional artists and amateur groups, as well as those based on items in the Museum's collection and national touring exhibitions.
Prices and Opening Times
Tuesday, Friday and Saturdays: 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 19:00
Closed on bank holidays, also between Christmas and New Year, and from Good Friday to Easter Monday.
Venue Details & Map
Kingston upon Thames Museum and Heritage Service
Wheatfield WayKT1 2PS
- +44 (0)20 8547 5006
- Public transport:
- Rail: Kingston;Tube/Rail: Richmond then bus 65 or 371
- Payment Facilities
- Free entry
Top 1 reviews of Kingston upon Thames Museum and Heritage Service
This modestly-sized local museum belies the treasures housed inside. Downstairs there is a permanent exhibition telling the story of Kingston through the ages. Start at the very beginning and you'll encounter an impressive array of Roman and Saxon artefacts. Move closer to modern times and there is an abundance of fascinating and diverse items. I enjoyed being transported to the early 20th... more