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The building seen below was for many years the local National Westminster Bank situated in Ripley High Street opposite Sage Antiques. Following its closure it was given to Send and Ripley History Society subject to its removal from the site. Under the direction of John Slatford ably assisted by Derek Bromley, Ted Goldup, and many others this was achieved and moved in one piece to its present position near Ripley Village Hall on 25/26th April 1992. Following a period of minor repairs and redecoration, the Send and Ripley History Society Museum, was officially declared open on Saturday afternoon, 25th September 1993 by Lord Forte of Ripley.

Send & Ripley Local History Museum

Send & Ripley
Local History Museum
High Street, Ripley
Woking, Surrey. GU23 6AF

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All enquiries tel: 01483 223024

Open
Saturday mornings: 10am-12.30pm throughout the year (Check bank holiday opening times).

Also open on 3rd Sunday of each month, to coincide with Ripley Antiques Fair in the Village Hall.

Other times for school groups and small parties by arrangement.

Please Contact us if you require further information or wish to help in the museum.

The Museum is open on Saturday mornings (except for Christmas, New Year and other public holidays). On display among other things are numerous artifacts; a few geological specimens (with local connections) and a WW2 locally made air-raid shelter and a selection of old photographs. There is also a members’ library for reference purposes. Always welcome are donations of items, which have local connections and add to and help preserve our local heritage. Themed exhibitions are also arranged from time to time.

Current Exhibition

From August 2013 "Market Gardening - Seeds to Secretts". Click here for more information.

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