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image for Historical Event item typeMaldon District Museum Open Day at The Museum in the Park

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Historical Event, from 7 Sep 2017

The Museum in the Park

The Museum in the Park

Contact

Maldon Town Council

01621 857373

Address

47 Mill Road,
Maldon,
Essex,
CM9 5HX

Details

Fascinating collection reflecting the social, domestic and industrial history of Maldon and the surrounding District, and provides a wonderful insight into Maldon's maritime past. Lots of children's activities. Part of the Maldon 2017 heritage open days.

Coach parties acceptedFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

The museum is situated within the Promenade Park, Maldon where there are baby changing facilities, public and disabled toilets, catering and picnic site. There has been a new audiovisual system installed.

Event details

Dates Times
Thu 7 - Fri 8 Sep 2017 14:00 17:00
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Sep 2017 11:00 17:00

Events at this Venue

date event
Thu 7 - Fri 8 Sep Maldon District Museum Open Day
Sat 9 - Sun 10 Sep Maldon District Museum Open Day

Location

Directions

Plan route to The Museum in the Park using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 855067  Lat: 51.72837 Long: 0.68597

By Road:
Proceed down Maldon High Street into Mill Road. Park gates are on the left after passing half timbered Museum building. Disabled parking found just within gates. 200m from Museum.

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: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 10 miles from Chelmsford station

Facilities

  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

The museum is situated within the Promenade Park, Maldon where there are baby changing facilities, public and disabled toilets, catering and picnic site. There has been a new audiovisual system installed.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

Entrance

  • YesRamp to entrance
    • YesHandrail by ramp
  • YesEntrance is well lit

General

  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system