The Fantastic Five - 25 Activities for £10

Starting from Tuesday 29 July 2014 the museum will be offering activities Tuesday to Saturday through out the summer holidays.  All activities run from 11am till 12:30pm.

These include:

  • Take Home Tuesday – craft sessions
  • Wild Wednesday’s – learning about nature and growing plants
  • Time Travellers Thursdays – based on historical myths and legends
  • Young and Fun Friday’s – Show and tell with storytelling
  • Super Saturday’s – Zoo’s for you

Normal admission prices apply £3 per session or £5 on Saturday if no Fantastic Five ticket is purchased. Advance booking is only available to those who purchase a Fantastic Five ticket

Age range is 5 – 12 year olds.

To get your tickets please call 01376 325266

Fantastic Five Program Week Commencing 19th August 2014

Fantastic Five Program Week Commencing26th August 2014 

 Current Exhibitions

Hamersma – Capturing the World Through Art

From April 2014

From local scenes and Hamersma’s distinctive ‘Squicle’ to some of his last sketches made in hospital this exhibition gives an introduction to this important artists’s life and work during the 20th century.

Braintree District at War – 1914-1918

5th August – 19th December 2014

First World War Exhibition


The museum houses many collections. Current collecting strengths include: archaeology, ceramics, local history, photographs and textiles.


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We look forward to welcoming you soon,

The Braintree District Museum Team

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