Explore your local history at Thurrock Museum, in the Thameside Complex, Grays.
You can find more than 250,000 years of Thurrock's past in display cases with more than 1,500 objects.
Discover the mammoths from Aveley, the earliest known Thurrock coins dating to 75BC, prehistoric flint tools, Roman pottery, Saxon artefacts, medieval finds from Grays, and interesting objects all the way up to the last century.
Events and exhibitions
You can also travel back in time with eye-opening events and exhibitions of local history and other events organised by Thurrock Museum volunteers.
Plan your visit
Admission to the Thurrock Museum is free.
|Monday||10am to 7pm|
|Tuesday||10am to 7pm|
|Wednesday||10am to 5pm|
|Thursday||10am to 7pm|
|Friday||10am to 5pm|
|Saturday||10am to 5pm|
|Sunday and bank holidays||Closed|
: 01375 413 965
We can answer museum enquiries on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays only, from 9am to 2pm.