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Places to visit - Essex

Saffron Walden Museum

Saffron Walden Museum

Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1JL

Saffron Walden Museum opened in 1835. With wide-ranging collections, from moccasins and mummy cases to mammoth tusks and Wallace the lion, it still contains much to "stand awhile and admire". This award-winning, "friendly, family-size museum" is open 363 days ...

RSPB Rainham Marshes Nature Reserve

RSPB Rainham Marshes Nature Reserve

New Tank Hill Road, Purfleet, Essex RM19 1SZ

Experience big skies, exciting wildlife and a great place for getting close to nature. RSPB Rainham Marshes has been nestled alongside the mighty River Thames for hundreds of years. In its recent past it was owned by the MoD and used as a firing range by ...

Colchester Castle Museum

Colchester Castle Museum

Museum Resource Centre, 14 Ryegate Road, Colchester, Essex CO1 1YG

A visit to Colchester Castle Museum takes you through 2000 years of some of the most important events in British history. Once capital of Roman Britain, Colchester has experienced devastation by Boudica (Boadicea), invasion by the Normans and siege during the ...

Cudmore Grove Country Park

Cudmore Grove Country Park

Bromans Lane, East Mersea, Essex C05 8UE

Cudmore Grove offers visitors a trip to the seaside with a difference. Located at the eastern end of Mersea Island, the park includes a sandy beach backed by a large expanse of open grassland, perfect for summer games, picnics and taking in the ...

John Webbs Windmill

John Webbs Windmill

Fishmarket Street, Thaxted, Essex CM6 2PG

Thaxted windmill was built in 1804 by John Webb, a local farmer and land owner, and worked commercially until 1905. With the advent of the Industrial Revolution it became possible to mill flour at anytime with the use of steam engines and the windmill fell ...

Coalhouse Fort

Coalhouse Fort

East Tilbury, Essex RM18 8PB

Coalhouse Fort is a Victorian coastal defence fort set in parkland next to the river Thames at East Tilbury, Essex, completed in 1874, to defend the approaches to London from the perceived threat of invasion from France. It is one of many such forts, ...

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Abberton Reservoir Visitor Centre

Church Road, Layer-de-la-Haye, Essex CO2 0EU

The huge expanse of Essex & Suffolk Water's Abberton Reservoir is one of Europe's top wetland sites. It is of international importance as a safe haven for wild ducks, swans and other water birds, whether resident, passing through on migration or ...

Chippins

Chippins

Heath Road, Bradfield, Essex CO11 2UZ

Artist’s garden and plantaholic's paradise packed with interest. Beginning with irises, herbaceous geraniums, hostas and alliums. Stream, wildlife pond brimming with bog plants. Explosion of colour – abundance of tubs, hanging baskets. Wide borders featuring ...

Manningtree & District Local History Museum

Manningtree & District Local History Museum

The Public Library, High Street, Manningtree, Essex CO11 1AD

The Manningtree Museum is situated in the Public Library in Manningtree High Street. Opening Times are: Wednesdays 10am-12noon Fridays 2am-4pm Saturdays 10am-12noon Also during June, July and August - Saturdays 2am-4pm The Museum is a Registered ...

Little Hallingbury Mill

Little Hallingbury Mill

Old Mill Lane, Gatson Green, Little Hallingbury, Essex CM22 7QT

Little Hallingbury Mill offers its guests good food, good value accommodation and a warm welcome in a picturesque and tranquil setting. Set in a rural location on the Essex/Hertfordshire border we are still only a short distance away from Stansted Airport, ...

Thorrington Tide Mill

Thorrington Tide Mill

Brightlingsea Road, Thorrington, Essex CO7 8JJ

A picturesque, medium-sized, timber-framed, tide-driven watermill, dated 1831, in the ownwership of Essex County Council. This has a breast-shot waterwheel and 3 pairs of millstones. It is one of only a handful of tide mills still in working order in this ...

Essex Sunshine Coast

Essex Sunshine Coast

Tendring District Council, Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex CO15 1SE

The Essex Sunshine Coast – Tendring Coast & Countryside.... If you are in search of the traditional pleasures of the seaside with a modern twist, the Essex Sunshine Coast is the perfect location and has all you'll ever need for that picture perfect holiday....

Tropical Wings Zoo

Tropical Wings Zoo

Wickford Road, South Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 5QZ

Tropical Wings Zoo prides itself on its reputation for providing all weather fun for the whole family. Throughout the day we provide entertaining talks, animal feeds, fun activities and with great competitions to enter there's something for everyone! The ...

Danbury Country Park

Danbury Country Park

Woodhill Road, Danbury, Essex CM3 4AN

Danbury Country Park is set within the grounds of Danbury Palace and offers a blend of ornamental gardens and lakes, together with adjoining woodland and meadows. A few historical structures survive within the boundaries of the park including the ice house ...

Hedingham Castle

Hedingham Castle

Bayley Street, Castle Hedingham, Essex CO9 3DJ

Hedingham Castle's magnificent structure has stood majestically over the local countryside for over 850 years, just imagine the history and the changes that its mighty walls have stood through. We can only guess at some of the things it has witnessed in that ...

The Cater Museum

The Cater Museum

74 High Street, Billericay, Essex CM11 2AA

Established in 1960 by Mrs Cater in memory of her husband, William Alexander Cater, the museum houses relics of bygone Billericay and surrounding areas. Complete with three period room settings and a restored period garden, the museum displays objects from ...

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