Petersfield Museum

Petersfield Museum’s pathways into the past...

Archaeology

Archaeology

Petersfield Heath digs have revealed that it is probably Britain’s largest Bronze Age burial pit. We regularly exhibit finds.

Social History

Social History

The collection covers Petersfield and its surrounding villages. We also have a strong archival collection.

Historic Dress

Historic Dress

The Bedales Collection of Historic Dress includes over 1,000 genuine items dating back to the 18th century.

Flora Twort

Flora Twort

Flora was a local artist who captured scenes of the town and surrounding area.

Edward Thomas

Edward Thomas

The Edward Thomas Study Centre houses the extensive Wilton-Steer Collection of books by and about the poet.

Education

Education

A varied programme of workshops, loan boxes, talks, tours and study days embracing every age group.

Our new website is currently under construction.
The museum is currently closed for the winter period but please pay us a visit once we’ve re-opened on 20 March 2018.