Open 10am-4pm Tuesday-Saturday

T: 01376 328 868  |  E: info@braintreemuseum.co.uk


£3 Adults   £1.50 Concessions   Free for under 16’s

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. To find out more please visit our ‘Museum Overview‘ page, or for more information on our collections please click here. For a map of our location please visit our ‘Visiting Us‘ Page and scroll to the bottom. 

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What’s on at Braintree Museum

Saturday 4 June 2016 | Americans in WWII!

Saturday 4 June2016
11:00am until 1:00pm
This is a Free event and will
 include refreshments.

We are interested in recording people’s memories of our American allies for our collection and if you would like to be a part of this project please come along to find out more!

This event is run in conjunction with Abilene Christian University, Texas and Wethersfield Airfield Museum.


Wednesday 18 May 2016 | The Fry Gallery: The Bardfield Artists!

Wednesday 18 May 2016
3:00pm until 4:00pm
£3 per person and includes refreshments

To mark international Museum Day we are welcoming the Fry Gallery for a talk on some of the less well known Great Bardfield Artists.

Spaces are filling fast, so if you fancy coming along to this afternoon talk , call us now on 01376 328868.


Sunday 15 May 2016 | Textile Fair 2016!

Sunday 15 May 2016
10:00am – 4:00pm
£6 in advance or £7 on the day.

See full details at www.warnertextilearchive.co.uk

The Warner Textile Archive’s annual Textile Fair brings together a diverse group of textile specialists, designers and Crafts people. Features here at the museum include a talks program and drop in workshops with E.A.S.T (East Anglian Stitch Textiles)

Friday 20 May |  Macbeth- One Man Show!


Friday 20 May 2016
7:00pm – 9:00pm
£10 per ticket.

Macbeth – a one man show with Simon Floyd. This is sure to be a dramatic performance of this legendary piece of work. Adaptable to almost any space the solo performance weaves together the original text with a rich, physically charged narrative that brings the whole plot and all the characters magically to life.
Simon has been a performer, storyteller, director, and group facilitator for the last 30 years. Macbeth: One Man first toured in 1993, and since then has played
to hundreds of appreciative audiences!


Exhibition Poster - Design2Stitch and Art in Print


Sci Fi A3 Poster Teaser


Adult Events

Braintree Museum holds special events and talks throughout the year. These include our Showtime! events, in conjunction with Braintree District Community Transport, educational talks on the local area and workshops. To find out what’s coming up click here,

Open 10am-4pm Tuesday-Saturday
Adults £3; Concessions £1.50; Under 16s free

T: 01376 328 868  |  E: info@braintreemuseum.co.uk