Museum of Croydon at Croydon Clocktower

Welcome to the Museum of Croydon.

Whether you're visiting in person or online, you can explore our galleries, research our collections and find out how to get involved.

To find out our opening times, where we are and how to get here, follow the 'Visit Us' link at the top of every page.

If you want to find out about the history of Croydon and its people, this is the place to start.
1800 - 1899 Gallery at the Museum of Croydon

Riesco Gallery

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Discover our newly displayed collections... show more text of article Riesco Gallery

Exhibitions at the Museum of Croydon

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Find out about our current exhibitions, see what's coming soon and explore our exhibition archive...... show more text of article Exhibitions at the Museum of Croydon

Museum of Croydon

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Follow the story of Croydon from 1800 to the present day, in our award winning gallery... show more text of article Museum of Croydon

Croydon NOW Exhibitions

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Find out more about our latest Croydon Now Exhibition... show more text of article Croydon NOW Exhibitions

What are we doing behind the scenes?

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Find out how we support culture in Croydon... show more text of article What are we doing behind the scenes?

Research Room

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Explore the history of Croydon in our new Research Room... show more text of article Research Room

Explore Online

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Discover tips and tricks on how to get the most of out of your virtual visit... show more text of article Explore Online

Croydon Art Collection

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Learn more about this important borough collection... show more text of article Croydon Art Collection

What's On

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Find out about upcoming events at the Museum of Croydon.... show more text of article What's On

First World War Centenary, 2014-18

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Our projects to commemorate the centenary of the First World War... show more text of article First World War Centenary, 2014-18


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Find out how to organise a school or community group visit and access learning resources... show more text of article Learning

Volunteer opportunities

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Join our team and learn new skills...... show more text of article Volunteer opportunities