Chelmsford City Museums

 The museum is temporarily closed, but you can still take a look at our latest exhibition as we bring it online, or get more information about our galleries and collections

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what’s on

  • Graphic of Nellie Melba singing to the world On Air: Chelmsford's Global Experiment Exhibition onlineHistory was made in Chelmsford 100 years ago - find out how at our online exhibition, On Air: Chelmsford's Global Experiment
  • Paint on a canvas Open Art CompetitionFind out how to submit work for our Open Art Exhibition
  • Small girl being carried by her father Relaxed OpeningsFind out about relaxed opening of the museum to celebrate National Autism Awareness Week. These sessions are for people on the Autism Spectrum, their family and friends.
  • Fashion at Chelmsford Museum Our Other ExhibitionsFind out more about the exhibitions of Ceramics, Fashion and Costume, Wildlife and the Victorian Kitchen at Chelmsford Museum.
  • Toys room at Chelmsford Museum Toys and Childhood ExhibitionWhether you are young or old, there's something exciting to see in our Toys and Childhood gallery.
  • Anglo-Saxon room at Chelmsford Museum Story of Chelmsford ExhibitionTake a journey in through Chelmsford's history from the Ice Age to the present day in the Story of Chelmsford Exhibition.
  • Bright Sparks at Chelmsford Museum Bright Sparks ExhibitionA fascinating exhibition telling the story of how modern industries thrived in Chelmsford. Local heroes include Marconi, Hoffmann & Crompton.
  • Military Exhibition Military ExhibitionDiscover the story of the Essex Regiment and Essex Yeomanry. Artefacts include uniform, medals and weaponry. Located in Chelmsford Museum.
  • Chelmsford Creatives group Chelmsford CreativesFind out more about how you can get involved in Chelmsford Creatives, a new initiative for young people at Chelmsford Museum.