Chelmsford Museum and the Essex Regiment Museum

The newly extended Chelmsford Museum includes archaeology and coins (including items purchased with Art Fund support), local and social history, and natural history.

The fine art collection concentrates on artists from Essex, including Lynton Lamb and Edward Bawden; decorative arts include the Tunstill collection of 18th-century drinking glasses and ceramics by Edward Bingham of Castle Hedingham, Joanna Constantinidis and Grayson Perry. The new extension contains displays on Chelmsford's industries, and the Essex Regiment Museum.


Art we've helped buy at Chelmsford Museum and the Essex Regiment Museum

Venue details

Chelmsford Museum and the Essex Regiment Museum Oaklands Park, Moulsham Street, Chelmsford Essex CM2 9AQ 01245 605700 www.chelmsford.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibitions to all

Mon – Thu, 10am – 5pm
Fri, 10am – 5pm (school holidays only)
Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 1pm – 4pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec, Fri during school term