Things to do
See Horsham District's history first-hand with our self-guided heritage trails
Take a tour of our most popular permanent spaces (known as our Galleries) before you visit
Support the museum by adopting one of 30 museum objects for a whole year. A great gift for any age
Vaccine is a strange word and for many people the word has an 18th century connotation, this is due to an enormously important scientific discovery on par with the creation of the new COVID-19 vaccines.
For centuries people have indulged in, snacked on, even licked gold leaf off, the humble gingerbread, but never before has any one produced such a detailed study of this popular delicacy.
The physical delivery of cards or parcels in the post was made possible due to the work of a Henfield man - John Bishop. Without his idea the service may not have developed.