Chelmsford City Museums

DATES

29 July to 2 August

5 August to 9 August

12 August to 16 August

19 August to 23 August

26 August to 30 August


Times

Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm


Type

Event


Price

Free


Location

Chelmsford Museum


This summer, the History Hackers arrive at Chelmsford Museum.

History Hackers group image
Each week throughout the summer holidays, our six fearless superheroes will take you on a special journey through Chelmsford's five time periods:
  • 29 July to 2 August - First Settlers
  • 5 August to 9 August - Roman
  • 12 August to 16 August - Anglo-Saxon and Medieval
  • 19 August to 23 August - Tudor and Georgian
  • 26 August to 30 August - Victorian and the Industrial Revolution

Experience a new time period every week, free entry text

Come along and experience the sights and smells of Chelmsford's past as you've never seen them before. 

  • Play on our new interactive games
  • See and touch real life ancient objects 
  • Take up the History Hacker challenge
  • Immerse yourself in crafts from the period
  • You may come face to face to our time travellers wandering through the brand new galleries, such as Henry VIII and his Queens. 

There is a full summer of activities for all ages, with something new and exciting happening each week.

Don't forget that the Hive Cafe will be open every day with themed meals, or bring a picnic and enjoy our beautiful park.