Welcome to Braintree District Museum

Based in the former Manor Street School building since 1993, the Museum conserves and celebrates the history of Braintree and its surrounding areas, focusing on the District’s industrial and cultural achievements as well as its many notable personalities.


Open 10am-4pm Tuesday-Saturday
£4 Adults £2 Children £2 Concessions   Free for under 5’s

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Sci Fi A3 Poster

Extra Workshops Added!

Tuesday 30 August 11am-1pm
Hogwarts Suitcases

Calling all wizards and witches! Take a trip down Diagon Alley to collect all the items you need before your return to Hogwarts. Tick everything off your supply list by making your very own wand, Quidditch kit, magical pet and miniature suitcase.

Wednesday 31 August 11am-1pm
Star Wars Sun catchers

Create your very own Star Wars sun catcher to take home with you.

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