The Friends of Honeywood Museum
Registered Charity No. 1067131

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Honeywood Museum is a Grade II listed building next to the picturesque Carshalton Ponds.  The family-friendly museum re-opened in May 2012 after a complete refurbishment following a grant from the HLF. It has beautifully restored period details including the Edwardian Billiards Room, Drawing Room and Bathroom. There are exhibitions which tell the fascinating history of the house and the people who lived there, and an on-going diary of events which illuminate the history of Carshalton and the Borough of Sutton. A vibrant educational programme engages with young people attending schools within reach of the Museum. The friendly staff also oversee a delightful collection of Edwardian toys on display in the Childhood Room, a tea room and a shop with a wide range of publications and unusual gifts. The Friends support all this, and very much more.

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Honeywood Museum

The Friends of Honeywood Museum


Honeywood Walk, Carshalton SM5 3NX
020 8770 4297
Contact the Friends
Contact the Museum

The Friends of Honeywood exists to support the Museum and its staff in both financial and material terms, and to encourage an interest in the local history of the London Borough of Sutton.

Click to download a Membership Application Form

The Friends and the Museum both welcome volunteers to assist them in their respective roles

Admission & opening hours

Carshalton Frost Fair 2014


Admission to the Museum & Shop is FREE
Wed Thurs Fri 11am - 5pm
Sat Sun Bank Holidays 10am - 5pm
Museum closed Good Friday & 24 Dec to 2 Jan

What a wonderful day! Cold, bright, sunny and frosty!! Hopefully we'll have a small gallery of pictures to put up soon as a reminder of the event - do look back here...........

Have a look at the events of for the day

Have a look at the events planned for Honeywood Museum between now and April 2015

Virtual Tour

A war to end all wars


Step inside the front door of Honeywood Museum and have a look around the many rooms inside............

A thought provoking commemorative exhibition that tells the story of the events that led Britain to war in 1914, its principle players and the places that featured.

Exhibition closes Sunday 1st February 2015

Details of our current and planned Exhibitions at Honeywood Museum

Tea Room


New Aquisition

What's On.....

Our Tea Room is now closed until further notice (hopefully early in 2015).

Open during Museum opening times
020 8770 4297

At the beginning of October 2014 The Friends were contacted by an antique furniture dealer about his acquisition of what he described as an oak Hall chair. He noticed that the chair was stamped Marion & Co, the ...........

..... in Sutton's museums and historic houses from Sep to Dec 2014 and (NEW) from Jan to Apr 2015


How to get there

Recent Events


The history of Honeywood from 17th century dwelling to 21st century museum

Map, travel and parking details for those intending to visit Honeywood Museum

October's 2014 Spooky Afternoon enthralled a large number of young people (and adults!) in an engaging afternoon of arts, crafts and story telling. Have a look at the terrific pictures and see for yourself!

A detailed look at some of the previous Events at Honeywood Museum over the last seven years

Schools Visits

Children's Parties



New junior and infant Schools Packages available from Nov '14 and Jan '15

Honeywood offers a range of children's parties for 5 to 12 year olds in the Museum

Local people's recollections of days gone by in a series of stories that stirs many memories.

We are always happy to receive memories and pictures to illustrate them - do contact us if you would like to add the the collection.

An archive of history, excavations and activities

Other Museums in Sutton

Transport History

Visitor's Book

Little Holland House, Carshalton Beeches was the arts and crafts home of Frank Dickinson (1874-1961)
Whitehall, Cheam, a 16th century timber-framed house

An extensive pictorial history of the many transport facilities in the Borough of Sutton over 100+ years, featuring the railways, bus routes and tram network that both serve and served the people of the Borough of Sutton.

Some of the comments made by visitors from home and abroad

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