Whats On

Opening Times

Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 4pm.

Entry is Free

There may be charges for some events

Royalty Exhibition

17th November 2017 - 14th January 2018

Exhibition - Free Entry

royalty exhibition To coincide with the Queen’s 70th wedding anniversary, we have a collection of Royal Memorabilia and a look at when the Royals visited Rayleigh.

The Royalty Exhibition includes over 100 items, dating from the time of Queen Victoria to the present day. There are a number of items of commemorative china as well as many other items with a Royal connection. These include a model of the Royal Train, a coronation medal awarded as a prize by the Daily Mirror, a chamber pot displaying an image of Queen Victoria, a 100th birthday telegram, a souvenir silver jubilee vacuum flask and much, much more.

Children’s Activities - Free Entry


mid-January until mid-February

The museum is delighted to be displaying a selection of paintings by local artist Ken Taylor. You may have seen copies of Ken's paintings on the Rayleigh Museum Christmas cards and calendars.

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