Our Curators' Top Ten
Find out which objects our Curators put in their top ten.
Dig a little deeper into Chelmsford Museum and discover more about some of the objects in our collections. We collect a wide range of objects from thousands of years of Chelmsford's history.
Select a tile to discover more about one subject, or browse our online collections portal.
You can get involved by donating or loaning items to us.
Find discoveries from local digs including Roman, Saxon and Iron Age treasures in our Archaeology collection.
Pictures on display reflect Chelmsford's rich artistic heritage, from local artists to local subjects in our Fine Art collection.
Our Geology collection is home to British fossils, from the Jurassic, Cretaceous, Eocene, Pliocene and Pleistocene eras.
Explore our Industrial collection at the Museum and local heroes including Marconi, Hoffmann and Crompton.
Chelmsford Museum's collection of military artefacts tells the story of the county's infantry regiment and local soldiers.
The Social History collection illustrates the development of the town from Tudor times to the present day city.
Browse our online collections portal and explore thousands of museum objects and artefacts.
Our Cabinet of Curiosities collection illustrates the development of the town from Tudor times to the present day city.