Kingston history, Heritage Open Days & Open House events 2019

Kingston Museum craft & storytime

Friends of Kingston Museum and Heritage - Heritage Garden Party

St. Luke’s Vicarage Saturday 27 July, 2pm-5pm

Join us to celebrate Kingston’s favourite local historian June Sampson. Bring a friend who might like to become a Friend.
£5, but Friends free. For anyone who chooses to become a Friend at the Party the entrance fee pays for Friends membership for 2019. No reservation needed - just turn up. Contact Bob Phillips for further information: bob.phillips@blueyonder.co.uk or 07505656505



Heritage Open Days Kingston

History of the Guildhall and Magistrates' Court

Kingston History Centre Saturday 14 September, 12pm

As part of Heritage Open Days, join us on a tour of Kingston History Centre to find out more about the design and history of the Grade II listed Guildhall and former Magistrates' Court where the History Centre is now based. Note that between 1pm and 2.30pm the Mayor's Parlour will also be open to visitors.
Free. No need to book.



Heritage Open Days Kingston

History of Kingston Library, Museum and Art Gallery

Kingston Museum Saturday 14 September, 3pm

As part of Heritage Open Days, join us on a tour of Kingston Library, Museum and Art Gallery to find out more about the design and history of these Carnegie-funded Grade II listed buildings.
Free. No need to book.



Kingston Museum Friends' talk

Friends’ Talk

Kingston Museum, Art Gallery Thursday 19 September, from 6.30

Kingston Workhouse to Kingston Hospital by local historian Richard Holmes
Tea and coffee from 6.30pm, the talk will start at 7pm.
Free, donations welcome. Please contact the museum to book (020 85476440 or kingston.museum@kingston.gov.uk) Suitable for adults.


London Open House

History of the Guildhall and Magistrates' Court

Kingston History Centre Saturday 21 September, 12pm

As part of Open House, join us on a tour of Kingston History Centre to find out more about the design and history of the Grade II listed Guildhall and former Magistrates' Court where the History Centre is now based. Note that between 1pm and 2.30pm the Mayor's Parlour will also be open to visitors.
Free. No need to book.


London Open House

History of Kingston Library, Museum and Art Gallery

Kingston Museum Saturday 21 September, 3pm

As part of Open House, join us on a tour of Kingston Library, Museum and Art Gallery to find out more about the design and history of these Carnegie-funded Grade II listed buildings.
Free. No need to book.