Our mission is to preserve, store, and interpret the heritage and history of the industries and people of the River Wandle.
A picture of Beddington Mill also known as Lambert's Mill. Lambert's produced snuff at the mill during the 1800s. It has now been converted to flats.
Mills of the River Wandle Talk
As part of the Celebrating Age Festival the museum will be giving a talk on the 23rd September from 10:30 on the Mills of the River Wandle. Places are limited and you need to book via the Festival Line. Please call 020 8685 6909 to book. Refreshments will be provided.
Mitcham Heritage Day
As part of the Open House weekend our friends of the Mitcham Cricket Green Community & Heritage are holding a number of events on Saturday 19th September. Please click here for full details of what is happening.
We are looking for volunteers to help us to be able to open on a Sunday. A commitment of one Sunday a month is all that is needed and you will work along side another volunteer. You will be required to work from 1:45pm to 5pm. Knowledge of the industries or the Wandle is not an requirement as this can be learnt on the job. Please call the museum on 020 8648 0127 or e-mail email@example.com. We look forward to hearing from you.
We also have a vacancy for a Administrator. This role would suit a retired person who wishes to fill some of their time. You would be required to work on a Wednesday between 10am and 4pm. If you are interested then please call the museum on 020 8648 0127 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Did you know?
Our volunteer David Sarra Chueca is exhibiting some of his art work along with other artists at Abbey Mills Gallery at Merton Abbey Mills from 5th September. Visit http://sw19.xperience.org.uk/users/abbey-mills-gallery for more information.