Thurrock Museum

Events and exhibitions

Thurrock Museum Volunteers hold regular free exhibitions on aspects of local history.

Exhibitions take place in the ground floor gallery of the Thameside Complex in Orsett Road, Grays, RM17 5DX.

Exhibitions in 2023 and 2024

Dates Events
Saturday 9 December to
11am, Friday 5 January

World War 2 exhibition: Christmas 1943.

The festive season at home and in the armed forces.

Saturday 20 January to
11am, Friday 16 February

World War 2 exhibition: Make Do and Mend.

Clothes rationing, utility clothing, 'keeping up appearances', 'recycling garments'.

Saturday 25 May to
11am, Friday 28 June

World War 2 exhibition: D-Day Landings.

Commemorating the 80th anniversary.

Thurrock Museum
First floor, Thameside Complex, Orsett Road, Grays, RM17 5DX

: 01375 413 965


The museum office is open to answer enquiries from 9am to 4:30pm, Mondays to Fridays, excluding public holidays.