Behind its narrow blue entrance (on the right above), the museum opens out into history and art galleries, a library, shop, coffee shop, garden and Visitor Information Point.

Now on


Cards for Good Causes

The best selection of charity Christmas cards in Godalming, with over 30 charities to chose from. There is also a wide range of Christmas gifts, toys and decorations in the Museum Shop.


16th October to 22nd December




New in the museum


Godalming Capriccio

A large oil painting in the Resources Room showing the main buildings of Godalming in the 19th Century in an imaginative and fantastical way.

Stained glass windows


New on the website


Images of events in Godalming from 1881 to 2012

Coming soon


Bargate Stone - In and Around Godalming

Talk by Hazel Morris, partner with KnightFrank
Wednesday 23rd January at The Octagon, Godalming Parish Church

LIGHT - International Painting Exhibition 

Exhibition of paintings on the theme of Light after the darkness of war from Godalming and its twinned towns of Mayen and Joigny.
9th January to 2nd March 





Uncover some surprising connections: with the Titanic; with Georgia: with Sir Winston Churchill and with public electricity.

Discover the art, architecture and gardens of Gertrude Jekyll, Sir Edwin Lutyens and the South West Surrey Arts and Crafts.

Delve into the wealth of information in the Local Studies Library.

Enjoy exhibitions featuring the work of local artists and craft workers.

Look for a special gift in the museum's shop?

Godalming Museum Garden

Relax with friends in the peaceful garden.

Godalming Museum Coffee Shop

Enjoy refreshments in the coffee shop.

Godalming Museum caring for the environment

The museum was founded in 1921 and is administered by the Godalming Museum Trust, supported by Waverley Borough Council and Godalming Town Council.

Godalming Museum Trust is a Registered Charity (Charity no. 2921550)