Tel: +44 01628 685686
Fax: +44 01628 796859
The Windsor & Royal Borough Museum is a registered/accredited, family-friendly and accessible small local history museum in a Grade 1 listed building completed in 1689. Come and discover the history of the town and the area. Listen to the stories of people who lived and worked here.
The collection relates to the history of Windsor, and other towns and villages across the Borough in East Berkshire. The museum has on display a selection of some of the many objects from the collection including a100,000 year old mammoth’s tusk, pre-historic tools, Bronze Age, Roman and Saxon artefacts, together with objects and ephemera from before Victorian times up to World War II, the 1950s and the present day.
The museum is staffed at all times and supported by a team of volunteer stewards, and also The Friends of the Windsor & Royal Borough Museum. Please ask staff on duty if you require curatorial advice
Tours and groups welcome.
You can also view a 360 virtual tour of the Windsor Guildhall and the Museum. Here you can see the grand Council Chamber, and the Ascot Room where Prince Charles and Mrs Camilla Parker-Bowles were married.
Visit us for more information about the historic Guildhall building.
|2017 (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)|
* Closed Christmas Day/Boxing DayDates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:
- Very Good19
- durkar5Wakefield, United KingdomTrip Type:CouplesWell worth £2!!Monday, 17th April 2017We called in here & we're certainly not disappointed, very interesting especially with the audio guides, really enjoyed the upstairs tour too! Read full review
- Di CTrip Type:CouplesDon't I just love Windsor!!Saturday, 8th April 2017Lovely Windsor has all the usual high street stores but they are laid out do differently to the usual high streets. There are numerous independent stores as well to keep you interested. Loads of... Read full review
- sheepygoldlondonTrip Type:Solo travelNot brilliant for a local museum and they charge entry. Lovely building though.Thursday, 16th March 2017I decided to pay a visit here as I am a fan of local museums and have been to many. Firstly this place charges for entry which is unusual (often there is a donation box but not an enforced charge... Read full review