Godalming Museum Exhibitions.
The March of Women – Surrey’s Road to the Vote
From 2nd to 13th April An exhibition will reveal Surrey’s contribution to the campaign for women’s suffrage, including the work of activists such as Mary Watts, Gertrude Jekyll and Dame Edith Smyth. Key events are explored which occurred in the county, among them Emily Davison stepping out in front of the King’s horse at the 2013 Epsom Derby.
From 16th April to 4th May an exhibition by Mayford Art Group will include a wide variety of painting styles and subjects in watercolour, acrylic, oil and mixed media, demonstrating each artist’s particular skills. This talented group of local artists meet weekly to paint together.
Godalming Museum is located at 109a High Street, by the Pepperpot. It is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm. Admission is free but donations are welcomed. The Local Studies library is open in the afternoon from 1pm to 4pm. Tea, coffee and cold drinks are available throughout the day. Children are always welcome. There is a delightful Jekyll style garden at the rear of the museum and an excellent gift shop. Godalming Museum is run in partnership with Godalming Town council and Godalming Museum Trust.
For further information please contact the Museum on 01483 426510 or visit www.godalmingmuseum.org.uk