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The Friends of Chelmsford Museums

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Oaklands House (front view)



Oaklands House (rear view)

Oaklands House has exhibitions on natural history and on social history, including the story of Chelmsford from the Ice Age to the present day.


Museum Extension

Modern Extension

The New Museum includes exhibitions on Chelmsford's former industries and on the military achievements of the Essex Yeomanry and of the Essex Regiment.


Sandford Mill

Sandford Mill

Sandford Mill is Chelmsford's Industrial Museum Store.



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