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Open Saturdays 1-5pm, Sundays 1-5pm, Wednesdays 2-5pm and Bank Holidays 1-5pm.
(Mar-Oct. Nov-Feb times are Sundays and New Years Day 2-4pm)
We can also open by special appointment for groups, schools, etc.
An interesting and informative selection of displays and exhibits providing an insight to the history of this beautiful and historic town and the surrounding area. Admission is free. The Marlow Museum is handy to the town centre, Court Garden Leisure Centre, Higginson Park and the Pound Lane car park.
As well as the permanent displays, there are feature displays that are changed to something new every few months. Our past displays have included: General Higginson, 20 Women of Marlow, Borlase, Lace Making, Marlow Donkey, Natural History of the River, Little Marlow, Archaeology.
In school holidays there are often special activities for children, some of which continue throughout the summer.
We've launched our page on Wycombe Lotto
We get 50% of the value of tickets sold from our Wycombe Lotto page.
Marlow Museum's Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition 2017 - the winners have been announced.
Some Current Displays:
The Story of Marlow Bottom – from Tin Town to Des Res. The exhibition compiled by valley residents and designed by the Marlow Museum tells the fascinating story over centuries of how the once open countryside and farmland became an important residential area with shops, church, school and businesses. Entry is Free and a booklet (revised and expanded second edition) covering the story with pictures is available to purchase. Greetings Cards featuring the Valley are also available.
( display runs until end Aug-17)
Take a look in the museum windows between Aug 10th to 12th - there are displays by a group of young people undertaking the National Citizens' Service Challenge including a stylised map showing key locations of Marlow.
There's more information on their ' My Donate ' page .
Activities and Events:
Marlow Ukelele Band entertains at Marlow Museum
The Marlow Ukulele Band will be playing all your favourite songs on Sat 5th August at 3pm and Sat 9th September at 3pm. Come and have a listen on your way to the park or the Leisure Centre
All welcome. No charge. Donations welcome.
The 2017 Annual General Meeting of Members and Supporters of Marlow Museum was held on Friday 7th July 2017 at 7.30pm in the Garden Room, Liston Hall.
Immediately after the brief AGM, attendees were invited to a special fundraising event:
A Cheese and Wine Party during which Mr Dave Part entertained us with 'The Meanderings of a London Driver - Guide' ( Suggested donation £5 per person ). RSVP (for catering).
Sat 24th June - Ice Cream was made, the Victorian way, at the museum. Free demonstrations 1pm - 5pm.
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