Chelmsford Museum

Book Tickets Online

About

Local, industrial and social history from prehistory to present day, Essex Regiment history, fine and decorative arts (ceramics, costume, glass), coins, natural history, events and talks.

Monday to Saturday, 10am to 5pm
(Closed Fridays during Essex Schools term time
Sundays 1pm to 4pm
Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Catering

  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities

Groups

  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Excellent
    147
  • Very Good
    93
  • Average
    13
  • Poor
    7
  • Terrible
    6

Recent Reviews:

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    By Road:
    Take old A12 / Chelmsford approach. Cross roundabout, turn right at next roundabout, left at 3rd roundabout, turn right into Moulsham Street. After 100yds turn right into Oaklands Park.

    By Public Transport:
    From Chelmsford station it is 1.5 miles to Chelmsford Museum.

    Accessible by Public Transport: Chelmsford station is 1 mile away.

    Chelmsford Museum Group Visits

    Type:Group Travel Visits

    Chelmsford Museum, Oaklands Park, Moulsham Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9AQ

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 266 reviews266 reviews
    Close window

    Call direct on:

    Tel+44 (0)1245 605700

    Awards

    • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2020
    • Visit EnglandVistEngland VAQAS Gold VistEngland VAQAS Gold 2018

    What's Nearby

    1. Local and social history from prehistory to present day; fine and decorative arts…

      0 miles away
    2. Essex County Cricket Club Group Visits

      County Cricket Ground in Central Chelmsford, with Conference & Banqueting facilities to…

      0.7 miles away
    3. These parks are very popular with office workers and families alike. A great way to get…

      0.89 miles away
    4. ERO Conference Centre is Chelmsford's premier conference venue, offering adjacent…

      0.95 miles away
    1. Chelmsford’s newest state of the art escape rooms are now open. Our fully immersive,…

      0.96 miles away
    2. Pleshey Castle

      The remains of this imposing motte and bailey castle, built in the 12th century, dominate…

      1.2 miles away
    3. A beautiful town centre park leading into Tower Gardens and West Park, Admirals is one of…

      1.22 miles away
    4. Rescued from ruin & steeped in history, Hylands House is a fascinating & beautifully…

      1.35 miles away
    5. Essex Police Museum

      The Essex Police Museum covers the history of policing in Essex from its Victorian…

      1.61 miles away
    6. Chelmsford Cathedral

      This 15th century building, with perpendicular architecture, is light, spacious and…

      2.1 miles away
    7. Stock Windmill Group Visits

      A 19thC towermill on an older site which contained 3 windmills in that century.

      4.17 miles away
    8. Stock Windmill

      A medium-sized brick tower mill, c.1816. It has four patent sails, a fantail and three…

      4.17 miles away
    9. Danbury Country Park Group Visits

      Danbury Country Park offers quiet recreation amongst the walled gardens, lakes and…

      4.17 miles away
    10. Danbury Country Park offers quiet recreation amongst the walled gardens, lakes and…

      4.17 miles away
    11. Danbury Ridge Reserves

      The Essex Wildlife Trust manages nearly 240 acres of nature reserves on Danbury Ridge, a…

      5.1 miles away
    12. Ingatestone Hall Group Visits

      TWO LARGE ROOMS AVAILABLE FOR CONCERTS, RECEPTIONS, DINNERS, CONFERENCES ETC.
      DINING 60,…

      5.22 miles away
    13. Ingatestone Hall

      Tudor manor house and grounds containing furniture, pictures and memorabilia accumulated…

      5.22 miles away
    14. Hanningfield Reservoir, set in a picturesque part of Essex is open for visitors to enjoy…

      5.34 miles away
    15. Hanningfield EWT Visitor Centre

      Visit Hanningfield Reservoir Visitor Centre, set in mature woodland offering superb views…

      5.46 miles away
    16. Set in the heart of rural Essex, and enjoying stunning panoramic views of the surrounding…

      6.07 miles away
    Previous Next

    Related

    Chelmsford MuseumChelmsford Museum, ChelmsfordLocal and social history from prehistory to present day; fine and decorative arts (ceramics, glass); coins; natural history (geology, animals, live beehive). Exhibitions and events. Set in park with children's play area.

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss