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Kingston Local History Centre and Archives

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Interesting Artefacts.

A good rainy and cold day activity. located in the guildhall and there are lots of interesting... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2016
BagleysBash
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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
A Royal Boough.

The centre market in Kingston-upon-Thames is just such an amazing place to be, the surrounding... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
Toni T
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Bramley, United Kingdom
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Nov 8, 2016
“Interesting Artefacts.”
Sep 23, 2016
“A Royal Boough.”
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Guildhall 2 High Street | Guildhall, Kingston upon Thames KT1 1EU, England
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Reviewed November 8, 2016

A good rainy and cold day activity. located in the guildhall and there are lots of interesting artefacts here with the history of the borough.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed September 23, 2016

The centre market in Kingston-upon-Thames is just such an amazing place to be, the surrounding buildings are full of history as befitting a Royal Borough where ancient saxon kings were crowned. The Main Market is still held daily and offer such a wide range of...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Toni T
Reviewed September 2, 2016

This is local history museum in the Guildhall and should not be cnfuse with Kingston museuem in Wheatfield Way. We found it extremely interesting and spent some time looking at the archives that were available.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank frankandmarion104
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Interesting artefacts; history of Kingston; Eadweard Muybridge; Nipper the dog; maps etc. Nice building, tucked away beside the library. Has a good little shop too.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank JenyL126
Reviewed August 20, 2016

The Kingston History and archives centre is to be found in the Guildhall which located in the high street and is free to the public. Here you will find local books and directories,maps, photographs of the borough and a developing database of Victorian sources. If...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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