Epping Forest District Museum

Essex, EN9 1EL

Housed in a Grade II* listed Tudor building in Waltham Abbey, the museum tells the story of the Epping Forest district.

Sir Jacob Epstein, Glade in Epping Forest, c1945

Epping Forest District Museum is comprised of six galleries devoted to telling the stories of the people who have lived and worked in the district, from the earliest inhabitants to those of the present. 

Key items from the collection include work by Lucien Pissarro and the London Underground poster designer Walter Spradbery and the 13th-century Waltham Abbey Bible.

Venue information

Opening times

Mon – Wed & Fri, 10am – 4pm, Sat until 5pm

Closed Good Friday and from Christmas Day to New Year’s Day (inclusive)

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