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image for Group Visits item typeGroup Visits at The Museum in the Park

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Museums

The Museum in the Park

The Museum in the Park

Contact

Mrs Christine Steele

01621 853699

Address

47 Mill Road,
Maldon,
Essex,
CM9 5HX

Details

Social history museum of Maldon and District situated in the Park Keeper's house at the popular Promenade Park. Parking for cars, coaches and disabled parking are to be found 200m from Museum building as are toilet facilities. A bus stop for the 31 service from Chelmsford-Maldon is 100m from building.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled accessFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Guided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

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.

Opening details

Open bank holiday Mondays from 11am to 5pm. Latest admission 4.30pm.
Group visits are always organised outside those advertised times.

Prices

£2 adult, £0.5 child 5-16years. Group rate £25 for 1-25 persons, by arrangement only.

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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
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

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