Thomas Layton Trust

The Trust is registered as The Layton Memorial and Museum Trust, charity number 801711.

Our charitable objects are as follows:

  • To promote the education of the public in the objects of natural history, archaeology and science by the public exhibition of a collection of objects, specimens, books and prints of antiquity, natural history, art, archaeology and science, and
  • the extension, enhancement, conservation and maintenance of the said collection


The trustees meet regularly to oversee the care and management of the collection

Mr Jon Cotton
Mr James Wisdom  (Chair)
Miss Andrea Cameron
Mrs Janet McNamara
Cllr Mel Collins
Cllr Myra Savin
Cllr Guy Lambert
Cllr Sam Hearn



Participants in a web training day for Layton’s Legacy workers and volunteers, and Brentford & Chiswick Local History Society committee members, Feb 2007

This group worked on the collection and on the web-site during the HLF-funded project:

Val Bott
Sally-Ann Coxon
Paul Fitzmaurice
Christine Hayek
Jennifer Hunt
Janet McNamara