The Great Surrey Heritage Show

Surrey History Centre

The Great Surrey Heritage Show

Event / Late opening / Guided tour / Festival or fair / Exhibition (temporary)
Woking, Surrey, England
20/10/2018 - 20/10/2018

Go behind the scenes of Surrey History Centre at this unique event where we will be showcasing 70 items from our collection specially chosen to celebrate our 70th anniversary. From maps, to photographs, letters and pottery there will be a whole array of Surrey gems on show together for the first time. Joining in to celebrate are lots of local groups with stands, displays and information as well as children's activities and tours of the building where you will discover we have 6 miles of shelving in our strongrooms, housing documents dating back to the 12th Century! Behinds the scenes tours take place at the following times: 11.00am, 11.45am, 12.30pm, 1.15pm, 2.00pm, 2.45pm. All tours require prebooking online apart from the last tour at 2.45pm which will be first come, first served on the day and will fill quickly. Please book a place online at, or in person at Surrey History Centre or any Surrey Library or phone 01483 518737.

Suitable for
Family friendly
Free, book tours online.

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  1. Gordon Francis

    We are interested in coming to the somme film day on 02/07 2016 can we please be advise when tickets are available and the cost of these please.
    Ilook forward to hearing from you soon

    • Imogen Middleton

      Thank you for your interest in our screening of the Battle of the Somme film. The event will be free and registration for tickets will be available on the website soon – keep your eyes peeled!

    • Hello,

      Registration for the Battle of the Somme film screening in Wimbledon is now possible. Please visit the News page of the Carved in Stone website ( for the event details.
      If you would like to attend, please email the Carved in Stone team at: [email protected]

      Thank you Surrey in the Great War for promoting the event. We look forward to seeing you at the event!

  2. We are holding an event on the weekend of Nov 17th & 18th .n Hale Village Hall, Wings Road, Upper Hale. GU9 0NN. Entitled The Village Remembers.
    A display of the details of the 113 men from Hale who died during WW1. Plus other displays. 10-30am – 4pm on both days. The Last Post and lowering of the Standard will take place at 4pm on both days.

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