Due to emergency repairs to the water supply on site there will be no public toilets at Horsham Museum on Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 February.


Visit us this winter

Discover Horsham Museum & Art Gallery to find out more about the history of the town and district.

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Things to do

View of gallery

New Children's Gallery: A-Z of History

Our brand new children's gallery is open offering a nostalgic look back at toys and games from the past. The gallery also includes fun facts and information on the history of Horsham for younger audiences.

Gilt brooch made from a coin

Blog Post - New Artefacts on Display

Three new objects have recently gone on display in the museum's medieval gallery. Read this blog post to find out more about these artefacts.

Painting of a river

The Gallery at Horsham Museum

Visit Horsham museum's art gallery to discover works by local artists. Featuring a variety of different styles and media, works are available to buy including a selection of greetings cards and prints.

Image of the poet Shelley on a black background

Shelley Memorial Project

Take a look in the museum's Watercolour gallery to see the 4 shortlisted artists' models for the Shelley Memorial Project. The project is fundraising to place a statue in Horsham Park to commemorate the town's famous poet, Percy Bysshe Shelley.

More things to do

A memorial plaque on the New Beginnings trail

Heritage Trails

See Horsham District's history first-hand with our self-guided heritage trails

Causeway House

Become a Friend of Horsham Museum

Support the museum by joining the Friends of Horsham Museum.  The Friends fundraise for the museum as well as host a series of events.

Stained glass window with image of Percy Bysshe Shelley

Percy Bysshe Shelley Gallery

Visit our newly refurbished display which details the life of local poet Percy Bysshe Shelley.  Visitors can discover more about his early life in Horsham and details of his life and work until his tragic death in Italy at 29.

Children work together on a flints activity


Book an in-school workshop. Visits can be closely tailored to your year group and curriculum