The Museum and Galleries will be closed on Monday 7th March. Our cafe and public car park will remain open. We reopen as usual on Thursday 10th March.

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River & Rowing Museum to realise its ambitions as a ‘hub for the community’

  River & Rowing Museum to receive vital investment of £151,134 from the Government’s latest Culture Recovery: Continuity Support Fund Museum among 925 recipients to benefit from the latest round of awards from theRead More

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Chris Dodd, co-founder of the River & Rowing Museum, shares his stories and insights

With Cathy Pütz, Director of the River & Rowing Museum Image credit: © Getty Images About Chris Dodd:  Since joining the Guardian newspaper in 1965, Chris Dodd has been a highly influential “international rowingRead More

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‘Conservation in Action’: Caring for John Piper’s final stained glass window design

Follow us on the journey to conserve John Piper’s design for the stained glass window at All Saints Church, Farnborough, commissioned in memory of Sir John Betjeman Why is this artwork important? John PiperRead More

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A Lifetime in Women’s Rowing by Fiona Dennis

(Image credit: Richard Dennis) My father, who’d previously rowed, suggested I join the then recently formed women’s squad at Derby Rowing Club.  After two sessions in the club ‘gig’, the equivalent of a parkRead More

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