Braintree District Museum

Essex, CM7 3HW

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Housed in two Victorian schools, the collection reflects the development of the textile and engineering industries, with related displays of archaeology and social history and a large local photographic collection.

Explore a Victorian classroom and discover a gallery devoted to 17th-century natural historian John Ray. A temporary exhibition gallery hosts a changing programme. The Warner Textile Archive is a short walk from the museum.

Venue information

Opening times

Tue – Sat, 10am – 4pm

Closed Bank Holidays and 25 Dec

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)