Museum of Wimbledon

The Museum of Wimbledon is a local history museum at 22 Ridgway, Wimbledon, in the London Borough of Merton. The museum was established in 1916.[1] Run by The Wimbledon Society and staffed by volunteers, it is open at the weekends[2][3] but, as of November 2020, is closed for refurbishment.[2]

Museum of Wimbledon
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LocationWimbledon
London, SW19
United Kingdom
Coordinates51°25′25″N 0°13′00″W / 51.423547°N 0.216683°W / 51.423547; -0.216683Coordinates: 51°25′25″N 0°13′00″W / 51.423547°N 0.216683°W / 51.423547; -0.216683
TypeHistory museum
Public transit accessLondon Underground Tramlink National Rail Wimbledon
Websitewww.wimbledonmuseum.org.uk

The Wimbledon Society also runs the adjacent Village Hall Trust Gallery, which is used for photographic and other exhibitions, such as "Wimbledon Now and Then", which ran from December 2013 to March 2014.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wimbledon Museum". Wimbledon Village. Retrieved 3 January 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Welcome to the Museum of Wimbledon". Museum of Wimbledon. Retrieved 3 November 2020.
  3. ^ "Who we are". The Wimbledon Society. Retrieved 3 November 2020.
  4. ^ Wimbledon Society (29 November 2013). "Heritage: Wimbledon 'now and then' photographic exhibition". Wimbledon Guardian. Retrieved 1 November 2020.

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