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Mersea Island Museum, Colchester

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Mersea Island Museum is a volunteer run local history museum. We open from May until September each year from 2pm until 5pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.

The museum has a shop selling local items, some exclusive to the museum.

On Saturdays during the summer we offer history walks starting at the museum on Saturday afternoons 2.30pm.

Visits can be arranged to Mersea Barrow through our website.

The Resource Centre and shop are open Saturday mornings through the winter - see website for dates.
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  • A little-league museum full of local artefacts and informative. There‚Äôs an app giving a walk highlighting point of interest. It was free  more »
  • Visited with our grandaughter and thought we would be in and out in 30 mins but oh were we mistaken ran out of time as they were closing so will need a further visit!  more »
  • England's green and pleasant land, or a bit of it anyhow. I liked it.
  • Absolutely a beautiful place, really loved my time there. Can't wait to go back .
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