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image for Educational Visits item typeEducational Visits at Combined Military Services Museum

  • VistEngland VAQAS

Educational Visits

VAQAS

We welcome school groups

We welcome school groups

Contact

Nick Turner

01621 841826

Address

Station Road,
Maldon,
Essex,
CM9 4LQ

Details

The museum houses an amazing collection of unique and genuine British military artefacts dating from the English Civil War to the present day. The collection includes a Special Forces exhibition, an espionage exhibition for two British Spies, a Home Front exhibition and medal sets, uniforms and stories from the Crimean War to the present day. Workshops / Worksheets and talks can be tailored to suit the groups’ age / keystage / special interest by prior arrangement.

EDUCATIONAL VISIT FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for teacher, teacher and pupil resource packs, qualified schools guide/specialist education officer on hand, classroom/study area, welcome talk and demonstrations available, guided tours, indoor eating area available.
TIMES available on request.
SUGGESTED VISIT TIME - 1 1/2 to 2 1/2 hours

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePostboxPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberWelcome HostAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Accredited museum heritage lottery fund.

Opening details

Educational visiting time on request. Evening visits and visits during normal closing times available by prior arrangement.

Prices

EDUCATIONAL RATES:
£3.00 per child. Adults free. Worksheets 50p extra per head.

Location

Directions

Plan route to Combined Military Services Museum using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 852074  Lat: 51.73530 Long: 0.68197

By Road:
The museum is 0.5 mile from Maldon's high street. It is most easily reached via A13 or A414, then follow Maldon's ring road.

By Public transport:

Timetables and information can be accessed via the public transport information partnership Traveline South East. Traveline allows you to plan journeys from and to a postcode, postal address, town or village, named station or stop, or point of interest.

Call 0871 200 2233 to speak to an operator and plan your journey, or log onto www.travelinesoutheast.org.uk and simply type in where you are travelling from and to for a detailed trip summary.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 8 miles from Witham station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)

Accredited museum heritage lottery fund.