Explore the storehouse of Essex history and beyond

Join us for a talk on a range of historical subjects, or find out how to make the most of our wonderful Searchroom.



Essex History Group: Eastbury Manor House - a remarkable Tudor survivor

Tuesday 2 October, 10.30am-12.00noon

Tuesday 9 October, 10.30am-12.00noon


Searchroom Tour

Thursday 25 October, 10.30am-11.15am 


Film screening: Witchfinder General

Friday 26 October, 6.30pm-9.00pm



Essex History Group: Home Counties Suffragettes - ‘Gertrude Colmore’ and Gertrude Baillie-Weaver, Author and Activist

Tuesday 6 November, 10.30am-12.00noon

Tuesday 13 November, 10.30am-12.00noon



'Is this really the last night'? Remembering the end of the First World War

Saturday 10th November, 12.00noon-3.30pm


Searchroom Tour

Saturday 17 November, 9.30am-10.15am




Essex History Group: The History of the Port of London

Tuesday 4 December, 10.30am-12.00noon

Tuesday 11 December, 10.30am-12.00noon



Cost of events

Many of our events are free or low cost. You can pay for events by credit debit card in person or by using our online booking system. We accept the following cards:

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If you are unable to pay by credit or debit card then you can pay by cheque or cash at the ERO office.

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