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Honeywood Museum

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it is a great place for a little afternoon trip, even with kids. Fabulous tearoom

This place has a charm to it. Presents local history, offers a lot of events for smaller children... read more

Reviewed yesterday
polamac
Interesting local history

A recommended here as it is packed with local history. I won’t go into detail, it would take far... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vince A
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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
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Honeywood Walk, Carshalton SM5 3NX, England
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+44 20 8770 4297
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 August 2014

A exhibition is now on at theHoneywood Museum. It is not big but all the relevant needed is there, they have done a great job to inform adults and children on the First Word war and also a great deal of history on the village...More

2  Thank sheila b
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Looks so inviting and is....but the scones were served ice cold like they'd just come out the fridge.

5  Thank Tania H
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All reviews local area well worth a visit little gem next door heritage centre free entry billiard room greyhound hotel history rooms house cafe video coffee donation refreshments sutton
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Reviewed yesterday

This place has a charm to it. Presents local history, offers a lot of events for smaller children and group workshops during day time. Every visit requires a tea room stop. Fantastic cream tea!

Thank polamac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A recommended here as it is packed with local history. I won’t go into detail, it would take far too long. A picturesque setting adjacent to Carshalton ponds, with a café where you can enjoy a lovely afternoon tea.

Thank Vince A
Reviewed 28 August 2018 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 24 August 2018 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

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Response from Sharon D | Reviewed this property |
It is free , a donation can be given . please go and have a look .
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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.
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