Crawley Museums CIO

Crawley Museums CIO

Crawley Museum Society was officially formed as a local history society in 1977. In 2018 it became Crawley Museums CIO. (CIO reg no. 1178299)

Crawley Museums CIO has an elected committee which, together with the museum staff, is responsible for the management and upkeep of Crawley Museum and Ifield Watermill. It also regularly holds talks, walks and monthly meetings which promote the history of Crawley. Members keep in touch with other activities of the CIO, Museum and Watermill through a quarterly newsletter. They also receive a discount on the cost of visits and talks.

The fee for a year’s membership is:

  • Adult - £12.00
  • Concessions - £10.00
  • Family £15.00
  • Unwaged £10.00
  • Life Membership £100.00
  • Former Committee Member (please indicate years active on Committee) £5.00

Crawley Museums Talks

Crawley Museums Talks run on the last Tuesdays of every month excluding August. Talks are free for members but we welcome donations. There is a £3 charge for non-members. If you would like to do a talk, please get in touch with our committee at

Upcoming talks

Tuesday 16th January 2024, Why I collect German helmets - Crawley’s Jess Larner

takes the subject ‘head on’ and explains all

Doors attended from 1.45pm for 2.00pm start

Join The CIO

To join the Society please complete an application form and return it to:

Membership Secretary,  Crawley Museum, The Tree, 103 High Street, Crawley, RH10 1DD