Horsham Museum & Art Gallery is closed. Despite the Government’s announcement of revised social-distancing guidelines, we will remain closed whilst plans are put in place to allow us to re-open the museum safely and with an improved customer experience.


Welcome to Horsham Museum & Art Gallery

Plan your visit

Things to do

Costume collection drawers

Explore our collections

Find out about our major collections and get tips on conducting your own research

Historic shop fronts on the ground floor

Tour our galleries

Take a tour of our most popular permanent spaces (known as our Galleries) before you visit

A Victorian fire engine with Horsham Fire Engine written on the side

Adopt an object

Support the museum by adopting one of 30 museum objects for a whole year. A great gift for any age

Children work together on a flints activity


Organise a school visit to the museum or book an in-school workshop. Visits can be closely tailored to your year group and curriculum

Blog highlights

Two nurses pictured in uniform with four young children

The Early Days of Nursing

We take a look at some stories about nursing in Horsham

A black and white photo of the electrified railway tracks at Horsham

Electrification of the Railway

The second part of our look into Horsham's railways centres on the 1930s electrification of the line

A black and white photo of crowds around Horsham town centre water fountain dated 1897

Water, water everywhere

The history of public water supplies in Horsham District

Horsham Museum and Art Gallery

More from the Blog

Find more posts about local history, objects in our collections, and walk-through tours of our galleries on our Blog