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Colchester Zoo
Colchester Zoo is one of Europe's finest zoos, with over 250 different species to see. Customer Services Maldon Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex CO3 0SL

Tel: 01206 331292



Essex Sunshine Coast

If you are in search of the traditional pleasures of the seaside, and would like to relive some treasured childhood memories, then the Essex Sunshine Coast  is the perfect place to do this. The area is a perfect destination for either a long weekend break, family or group holiday, or just a simple day out at the seaside! 


Saffron Walden Museum

One of Britain’s oldest Museums, we have something for everyone, from stone axes to Egyptian mummies, natural history to Mary Queen of Scots’ glove given away hours before her execution.

Museum Street, Saffron Walden, Essex CB10 1JL Tel: (01799) 510333

Email: Web: Twitter: @SW_Museum 


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The Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum

The Munnings Art Museum is at Castle House, the former home and studio of artist and Past President of the Royal Academy, Sir Alfred Munnings (1878-1959). This Tudor and Georgian building located in the Dedham vale was described by Munnings as “the house of my dreams”. The museum presents over 200 artworks by Munnings. From “belle époque” poster designs, impressionistic landscape paintings and portraits to explosive horseracing scenes for which he is most well-known.

Open April to October Car + coach parking, café, shop


The Munnings Art Museum Castle Hill, Dedham, CO7 6AZ
01206 322127

Alton Garden Centre
Arterial House, Wickford, Essex, SS12 9JG
Tel: 01268 726421 Fax: 01268 590825



Colchester Museums
14 Ryegate Rd, Colchester, CO1 1YG
Tel: 01206 282937 Web:


Colchester Zoo
Maldon Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3 0Sl
Tel: 01206 331292 Web:


Colne Valley Railway
Castle Hedingham, Halstead, Essex, CO9 3DZ
Tel: 01787 461174 Web:

Freeport Braintree Designer Outlet Village
Charter Way, Chapel Hill, Braintree, Essex, CM77 8YH
Tel: 01376 348168 Web:

Hedingham Castle
Bayley Street, Castle Hedingham, CO9 3DJ
Tel: 01787 460 261 Web:

Myddelton House Gardens
Myddelton House Gardens, Bulls Cross, Enfield EN2 9HG
Tel: 08456 770 600 Web:

Real Essex
The Tourism Team, Essex County Council, County Hall,
Waterloo Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1BD
Tel: +44(0)1245 437087 Web:

Romford Market
Tollgate House. 97 Market Place, Romford RM1 3ER
Tel: 01708 434112/434113/ 07903 418324

Southend-on-Sea Tourism
Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, Leisure, Culture & Amenity Services Department, Tourism Marketing & Special Events Division,




Tel: 01702 215118  Web:

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Telephone 01582 872171  Web:

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