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image for Outdoor Event item typeSummer of Science at Sandford Mill

Outdoor Event, Fri 27 Jul - Fri 31 Aug 2018, £5

Summer of Science

Summer of Science

Science worth exploring


Chelmsford Museum

01245 605700


Sandford Mill Road,


Every Friday during the summer holidays from 27 Jul to 31 August.
Kids and adults will love this exciting session at our fantastic science center at Sandford Mill.Find out about the science of flight with birds of prey, be astounded by the Mad Science Show and find out what lurks beneath our feet with Essex Rocks and lots more!
Sandford Mill Road is located off Chelmer Village Way

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled access

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 27 Jul - Fri 31 Aug 2018 10:00 to 16:30
Event tickets can be booked for
10am - 12.30pm
2pm - 4.30pm


3+years £5
0-2 years old Free



Plan route to Sandford Mill using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 738061  Lat: 51.72667 Long: 0.51509

By Road:
From the Army and Navy Roundabout head for Colchester (A12) for about half a mile, then bear right at mini-roundabout for Chelmer Village, straight on at next mini roundabout, and follow brown sign to turn right into Sandford Mill Road. At the T junction turn right and follow the road for about half a mile, crossing the bridge by Sandford Mill lock, then round a right hand bend to find Sandford Mill gates on your left. Disabled parking is then straight ahead, at the corner of the Engine House, a few metres from the main door and reception. For general parking turn right once inside the main gates.

Parking: free


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access