Dorking Museum


Making the history of Dorking relevant today.

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Today's the day! Dorking Museum reopens after a 4 year refurbishment at 1pm. #soveryveryexcited.

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. BBC reporter Adrian Harms channels the spirit of the Dorking Pilgrim Fathers.

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- Adrian Harms interviews Chairman Nigel Arch this morning at Dorking Museum.

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Susannah & Kathy mid photo shoot with the Dorking Ad. Full story and more photographs in the paper tomorrow.

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It's the little details that make all the difference! Looking forward to putting this out onto West St on Friday!

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We open on Fri 26th Oct at 1.00pm. We're starting to look pretty respectable, although we say it ourselves.

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Beautiful necklaces made by Lisa Geelhood; our Outreach Volunteer. To be sold in our shop. Nicely priced at £18.00

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The Museum was able to donate Dorking History books to a local clinic to help with people suffering from dementia.

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Not sure what the mannequin did wrong; to deserve being dressed in a bin bag!

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Found this picture of you in 1967. You've hardly changed at all!

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Our Town Life case is almost complete... Just waiting for labels & some stands... then it'll be ready to go!

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We've found some beautiful pictures of flowers & fruit in a box of magazines donated to the Museum. Lucky us!

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Dorking Street Newsletter is out-we have the 3rd cycle race of the Summer coming through our streets

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Another big step in our rebuild. Our lovely new sign is hung in West Street, Dorking.

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Welcome to Twitter! Here's the Holmbury Brown Bus in 1960. I wonder how many people arrived on this.

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Everything was calm outside Dorking Halls... Rod Shaw had it all under control. #surreytorch

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#Dorking composer Vaughan Williams catches Olympic Fever as the #surreytorch relay goes by.

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1 day to go til #London2012TorchRelay. On 21/7/1948; huge crowds gathered outside The White Horse, #Dorking.

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Volunteers Dot & her grandson Oliver clean the Museum. Oliver is so tall; the rest of us have to have a ladder!

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2 days to go til #London2012TorchRelay. Ted Henton leaving Star Corner, Dorking with Olympic Torch on the 21/7/48

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