Museum Hours

The Museum is open all year round.
Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10am till 4pm
(last admissions at 3.30pm)

Please be advised that there is no parking at the Museum.

Museum Admission

Adults  £5
Concessions 65+  £3
Children 5 to 16 year olds  £3
Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult
Children under 5  Free

Family Ticket £20*

Groups - any group with more than 6 people wanting to visit please contact us in regards to availability and accesibility.

Daycare Groups - it is essential that you let us know you want to visit so we can make sure we have enough room and all our interactives are available. We charge £1 admission per child and adults go free. If you just show up on the day we will charge admission for the attending adults.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Friends of Braintree District Museum Free
Museums Association, Art Pass Free
Carers accompanying disabled people Free (this does not include childminders or daycare staff)


*For a maximum of 4 people, giving museum admission for 12 months from date purchased, excludes events, gift aid optional, only available for purchase at the Museum.


Go on a journey of discovery with our engaging exhibitions programme. Something for the whole family to enjoy.



Our events run all-year round and provide something for all ages. Whether its children’s crafts or engaging study days our calendar of events enables you to enjoy entertaining and informative activities during your visit to our popular Museum.


Group Visits

Whether you are interested in local history, curious about the Museum, or just looking for a day out for your group that is just that little bit different we are sure these experiences will provide an unforgettable day.


School Visits

Braintree Museum is an evocative and engaging destination 
ideally suited to school visits offering comprehensive education packages.