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Honeywood Museum

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A fantastic hidden gem!

A brilliant local museum based in an grand old home. The museum focuses on the history of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Callum M
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Historical gem!

Really incredible place to stumble upon. With history and layers upon layers of unexpected corners... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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“little gem”(5 reviews)
Honeywood Museum is a Grade II listed building next to the picturesque Carshalton Ponds in the heart of Carshalton's Conservation Area. The family-friendly museum re-opened in May 2012 after a complete refurbishment following an HLF grant. It has...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Honeywood Walk, Carshalton SM5 3NX, England
+44 20 8770 4297
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A brilliant local museum based in an grand old home. The museum focuses on the history of the building and the family’s that have owned it and the history of the local area. Really worth a look around.

Thank Callum M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really incredible place to stumble upon. With history and layers upon layers of unexpected corners and dimensions. A great day trip place!

Thank lalalaurentia18
Reviewed 12 May 2018

If you have a few minutes to spare then call in, its rather nice and looks out on to Carshalton Ponds, with a pub across the road, so all in all, handy! Anglican Church close by, of some antiquity, so this may be worth a...More

Thank Pronto1_11
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. Beautiful watercolour painting from the early 1900. Do watch the video as you come one to understand the significant of the cottage.

Thank LiniHarun29
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Having coffee next door noticed the Museum and popped in History/Memories and an enjoyable visit on a lovely spring morning Glad we didnt walk past ...enjoy

Thank dws1950
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Always knew that there was rich history in Carshalton ao on a sunny day wandered around the pond's & stopped for a coffee. I found the building had been funded & opened up as an amazing visual scenic trip back in time to the house...More

Thank paula c
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

A warm greeting and then a chance to wander through the rooms. Excellent displays of local interest. Well maintained and improves on each return visit Tea rooms are busy, so although I’ve not been, they are probably good. Definitely much cheaper than the Greyhound near...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed 19 October 2017

A local history museum / heritage centre run by the London Borough of Sutton, in a picturesque position occupying a large 18th century house overlooking the Carshalton Ponds. Free to visit although donations are welcomed. The inside of the house is fascinating to walk round,...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Well worth a visit and right opposite The Greyhound Hotel and overlooking Carshalton Ponds. A real treat to wander around; especially on a Sunday morning; with no admission charge!

1  Thank DevonCountryBumkins
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Right on my doorstep but I had never been in before. The history of its ownership and rebuilding is well documented here. Also has Wandle/mills history, WW2 bombing and children's activities. Tea room and shop on ground floor. Free entry, donations welcomed. Spent about 1.5...More

1  Thank EllaineBedford
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30 March 2016|
Response from Sharon D | Reviewed this property |
It is free , a donation can be given . please go and have a look .
30 March 2016|
Response from mjnewham | Reviewed this property |
It's free to enter, and i think you'll be surprised how large it is on the inside.