Full Size Replica WWI Plane comes to the Museum

08 Oct 2014 | Events, First World War

    The museum team is very excited to be welcoming a full size replica WWI plane (and her owners!) to […]

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War in the skies over Braintree

23 Sep 2014 | Exhibitions, First World War

On this day (23rd September) in 1916 German Zeppelin L33 crashed in Little Wigborough, Essex. The airship’s pilot, Leiutenant-Captain Böcker, […]

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Never judge a rock by its colour

09 Sep 2014 | Collections, John Ray, Natural History Gallery - John Ray

by Andrew Knapp, Collections and Exhibitions Intern Often, things that appear quite plain on the surface can reveal a much […]

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Delving in the museum’s fossil collection

23 Jun 2014 | Collections, John Ray

The museum is pleased to welcome our new Collections and Exhibitions intern Andrew Knapp. Andrew comes to us following a […]

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Popular Open Art Exhibition returns to the museum

11 Jun 2014 | Exhibitions

Braintree District Art’s popular exhibition ‘Open Art’ returned to the museum on Saturday 31st May. On display until Saturday 26th […]

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Warner Textile Archive’s Textile Fair

12 May 2014 | Events

On Sunday 11th May Braintree was host to an exciting event – the Warner Textile Archive’s fourth annual Textile Fair. Activities took […]

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Collections Acquisitions Diary (April 2014)

17 Apr 2014 | Collections

Donations to the museum make up a key part of the museum’s collections, and to enable visitors to see more […]

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Braintree Museum’s fossils go on tour

14 Apr 2014 | Events, News

The first creatures in the Earth’s oceans through to a woolly mammoth that roamed Bocking one million years ago were […]

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British Naturalists exhibit at the Museum

11 Apr 2014 | John Ray

A display in our John Ray Gallery has featured in the British Naturalists’ national magazine. The museum has been working […]

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‘Free Spirit’ Exhibition in the Press

08 Apr 2014 | Exhibitions, News

We were pleased to see press coverage of our latest exhibition, ‘Free Spirit’ in the East Anglian Daily Times! Please […]

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