The Guildford Heritage Forum consists of heritage groups, ex-museum professionals, historians, archaeologists, living history specialists, teachers and enthusiasts.
Our aim is to encourage the celebration of our town's heritage and demonstrate that it can:
We formed in 2015 when the future of Guildford Museum was in doubt. Responding to public interest a review commissioned Guildford Borough Council decided to invest in the museum. There are plans for:
However, we are told it is going to take a very long time and there is always a risk that circumstances will change and the project will never be completed.
Our aim is therefore to keep the issue in the public eye by promoting the celebration of our local heritage.
There is a small group of us which meets to discuss issues. Emails are sent out every month or so to everyone and many people reply with helpful comments.
We agreed the following aims at a meeting on 22nd June 2016
If you wish to join us please sign up to our mailing list or email me directly at the address below.
Guildford Heritage Forum (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)