Mersea Museum on the Essex Coast
The Museum is open for the Summer season and will close on 29th September
The board walk timbers found in 2017 off Mersea are now in the preservation tank, being prepared for display in the Museum. See In the mud
Where to find us:
Mersea Island is on the Essex coast, about 9 miles south of
Colchester on the B1025.
Collections: Local history, social history, natural history and geology, local photographs, oral history, family history, parish records, marine, John Leather Memorial Collection, engineering and costume.
Facilities: Activities for children, Audio Guides, Disabled Access, Disabled Parking, Shop
Shop: The Museum Shop has a varied selection of books, postcards, souvenirs and mementos.
Guided History Walks in West Mersea are run in the summer months.
Helping the Museum: You can help Mersea Museum by becoming a member, volunteering, joining the 100 Club or just by a Donation. See About Us for more information.