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Best Museums and Art Galleries In Chafford Hundred

We've rounded up the best museums and art galleries in Chafford Hundred in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 150 Chafford Hundred museums and art galleries to pick from.

Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the museums and art galleries we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

  1. Fire engines at Essex Fire Museum in Grays

    Essex Fire Museum

    Grays

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    Essex Fire Museum shows you how firefighting has changed over the years as there have been advances in technology. There are a collection of differen...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.3 miles from Chafford Hundred
  2. Thurrock Museum

    Thurrock Museum

    Grays

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    Thurrock Museum welcomes families to explore the history of Thurrock through it's extensive exhibits and artefacts with a rich variety of items on sh...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 0.8 miles from Chafford Hundred
  3. Outside view of Coalhouse Fort in East Tilbury

    Coalhouse Fort

    East Tilbury

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    Coalhouse Fort is considered to be one of the finest examples of an armoured casemated fort in the UK and is still undergoing restoration. It's also...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 5.4 miles from Chafford Hundred
  4. Hill top view of coast at Trial-a-Bite Rock and Fossil Tours in Bexleyheath

    Trial a Bite Rock and Fossil Tours

    Bexleyheath

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    Trial a Bite Rock and Fossil Tours is a family run business that offers guided rock and fossil hunting trips in southeast Britain. Come and look for...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 7 miles from Chafford Hundred
  5. Toy aeroplane at The Cater Museum in Billericay

    The Cater Museum

    Billericay

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    The Cater Museum is a distinctly educational stop but a particularly fun one for imaginative kids who can get their history fix and let the daydreams...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 9.6 miles from Chafford Hundred
  6. Roman ruins at Lullingstone Roman Villa in Eynsford

    Lullingstone Roman Villa

    Eynsford

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    Lullingstone Roman Villa Lullingstone is amongst the most outstanding Roman villa survivals in Britain and provides a unique all weather family day o...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 10 miles from Chafford Hundred
  7. Exhibition at Royal Engineers Museum in Gillingham

    Royal Engineers Museum

    Gillingham

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    Royal Engineers Museum tells the story of the Corps of Royal Engineers from their military exploits to their contributions to nations around the worl...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 11.7 miles from Chafford Hundred
  8. Buses at Castle Point Transport Museum in Canvey Island

    Castle Point Transport Museum

    Canvey Island

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    Canvey Island's vintageCastle Point Transport Museum is now home to over 35 tremendously old and rare buses, coaches, vintage commercials, military a...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 13.1 miles from Chafford Hundred
  9. The Postal Museum Top pick

    The Postal Museum

    London

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    If you think The Postal Museum is just about getting your letters sent, think again! With a train ride, an adventure play zone and even a lion (?!),...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 18.6 miles from Chafford Hundred
  10. People in auditorium at Planetarium at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich

    Planetarium at the Royal Observatory

    Greenwich

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    The Royal Observatory Greenwich is the home of Greenwich Mean Time and the Prime Meridian of the World. It is also home to London's only planetarium,...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 13.7 miles from Chafford Hundred
  11. Outside view of Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich

    Old Royal Naval College

    Greenwich

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    The magnificent Painted Hall at the Old Royal Naval College   is widely recognised as the one of the greatest pieces of decorative painting in all of...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 13.8 miles from Chafford Hundred
  12. Aerial view of National Maritime Museum in Greenwich

    National Maritime Museum

    Greenwich

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    National Maritime Museum offers a great opportunity to discover 500 years of Britain's history at sea in the world's largest maritime museum. This a...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 13.8 miles from Chafford Hundred
  13. Boy in barrel at Cutty Sark Clipper Ship in Greenwich

    Cutty Sark Clipper Ship

    Greenwich

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    Cutty Sark has relaunched, so to speak, opening a new chapter in the extraordinary life of one of the world's most famous ships. The last surviving t...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 14 miles from Chafford Hundred
  14. Outside view of Battlesbridge Antiques Centre

    Battlesbridge Antiques Centre

    Battlesbridge

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    Battlesbridge Antiques Centre comprises over 80 dealers housed in a variety of old buildings and courtyards, and a vintage motorcycle museum. Great f...

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor, Outdoor 14.5 miles from Chafford Hundred
  15. Kids in interactive collection show at Museum of London Docklands

    Museum of London Docklands

    Docklands

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    Dive right into history as you uncover London’s secret past at the Museum of London Docklands. When you arrive, make sure you pick up an activity pac...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 14.6 miles from Chafford Hundred
  16. Kids on anchor at The Historic Dockyard Chatham

    The Historic Dockyard Chatham

    Chatham

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    The Historic Dockyard Chatham has a fantastic range of attractions, iconic buildings and historic ships to explore with your family of little histori...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 15.3 miles from Chafford Hundred
  17. An overview of Ightham Mote on a sunny day

    Ightham Mote

    Sevenoaks

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    Feel like lords and ladies at the majestic 14th century Ightham Mote, Kent. Explore a piece of local history and take a step back 600 years into the...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 16 miles from Chafford Hundred
  18. William Morris Gallery

    William Morris Gallery

    London

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    Get off the beaten track and discover one of London’s hidden gems - William Morris Gallery. Learn about Victorian artistic designer William Morris an...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 16.1 miles from Chafford Hundred
  19. Entrance to Museum of Childhood Bethnal Green

    V&A Museum of Childhood

    Bethnal Green

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    V and A Museum of Childhood offers drop-in activities, workshops and hands on displays for all ages including storytelling, arts and crafts, tours an...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 16.2 miles from Chafford Hundred
  20. Exhibits at Horniman Museum and Gardens in Forest Hill

    Horniman Museum and Gardens

    Forest Hill

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    You won't find such an unusual and eclectic collection anywhere else in London! Lots of interesting changing exhibitions, and galleries include Natur...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 16.5 miles from Chafford Hundred

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