Chelmsford Museum

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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

Now the Last Poppy has Fallen

Commemorating WW1 with artefact from the Essex Regiment and Yeomanry Collections showing how 1915 brought the war home to Essex folk, with heavy losses at Gallipoli, Ypres and Loos. Touring exhinition funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available

Catering

  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

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
  • Smoking not allowed

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

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    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

    Type:Museum

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

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