Panarama view of rear of Museum's Regal Room

See what you can find in the Museum

Panarama view of Museum's Commerce House Room

Let’s take you on a virtual tour around the Museum

Using your mouse or pointer device hover over the red dots and when it turns into a finger, click on that area and you will be presented with further information, then, come in to see us and the objects you have viewed, nothing like being here!

Some of our exhibitions are temporary and exhibits move around quite often so be prepared to hunt around the Museum

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Children - come in and dress up as a warrior from days long gone

Come in and take a look at the 800 years old timbers of what was Rayleigh Castle

Historical items you will find interesting

continue your virtual tour around the Museum ……..

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The restored Hand Cart used to transport

bread, cakes etc

Image of projector used in Rayleigh's long gone cinema

The 8 File Projector used in Rayleigh’s Regal Cinema in the 1950’s

Panarama view of top of High Street

Commerce House Room

Broadway Room - Rear

Panarama view of Museum's Broadway Room

Broadway Room - Front

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Regal Room - Front

Now that you’ve had a sneak preview of some of what’s in the Museum, now pop into see us and explore lots more, keep an eye on our “Events” page

Regal Room - Rear


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There is a shop inside the Museum where you can purchase Souvenirs and Mementos of your visit including, books, videos, post cards and lots more.

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