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Walking Tour – the lost manor houses of Wimbledon

Wednesday 17th July at 10:30am – SOLD OUT – further tours will be scheduled in the Autumn.

Join experienced guide Alan Blower for a Wimbledon Museum walk taking in the sites of the lost Manor Houses of Wimbledon. The tour starts at the War Memorial at 10:30 am and includes a visit to the Wimbledon Museum, where you will see the models of the Manor Houses as well hearing the stories of the other objects on display. Early booking is advised, as this is likely to be a popular event.  Tickets are £5 plus booking fee.

Our shop stocks an illustrated booklet ‘Wimbledon Manor Houses‘ which can also be bought at the museum.

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Young Wimbledon Artist in Residence Competition

Are you a young artist (aged 18 to 25) living or educated in Merton? We are looking to select three YWA Artists in Residence between 23rd August and 22nd September 2024. The Norman Plastow Gallery, which opens into the museum, will be available for you to create your artwork, and you must be available to meet museum visitors for at least one afternoon each week during museum opening hours (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 2:30 to 5pm). Works will be showcased during the Wimbledon Arts Trail on 14th and 15th September.

Apply now to gain valuable experience and contribute to Wimbledon’s vibrant arts community. Please click the link below for further information.

YWA Artist in Residence Competition

Family Print Workshop at Merton Heritage Discovery Day

Saturday 17th August from 2pm to 3:30pm

Come and see us at Merton Heritage Discovery Day at Morden Library, Merton Civic Centre. We will be running a drop in print workshop which promises plenty of creative fun for families!

Wimbledon Society Events

Wimbledon Society organises a wide range of events including walks, talks, and visits. See also the Wimbledon Diary for partner activities. Click the link below for more details.

Wimbledon Society and other events

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