Epping Forest District Museum | Day Out With The Kids

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Many attractions are still closed, while others may have opened with social distancing in place. Please always check directly with the venue first before visiting.

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Epping Forest District Museum

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries, Arts and Crafts

Attraction Information

Epping Forest District Museum is a fantastic museum, with 6 different galleries, a gorgeous garden and a lovely gift shop for all that pocket-money memorabilia! Your little ones will get to dress up or host their own tea party while discovering loads of fascinating stuff about the local history. There’s even a whole variety of events going on throughout the year, with music, activities and arts and crafts, you’ll find everything you need for a great day out at Epping Forest District Museum!

  • Loads of local history 
  • Fun activities all year round 
  • A beautiful garden to explore
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Opening hours

Monday to Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00 
Thursday Closed
Friday 10:00 - 16:00 
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00

Closed Bank Holiday Mondays, Good Friday and between Christmas and New Year


General Admission
Free entry!
Some events and activities may have a charge

Travel & Contact Information


39 - 41 Sun Street, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 1EL, England

Phone number

01992 716 882



Click here to visit Epping Forest District Museum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

Epping Forest District Museum has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, snacks are available.

Yes, Epping Forest District Museum is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, Epping Forest District Museum have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Assistance/Guide Dogs only

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