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.



The Essex Record Office Presents - The Great Tide of 1953

Tuesday 14 January, 10.30am-12.00noon

Tuesday 21 January, 10.30am-12.00noon



The Essex Record Office Presents - Broomfield and Prittlewell: Two Anglo-Saxon princely burials compared

Tuesday 4 February, 10.30am-12.00noon and 2.00pm-3.30pm


Searchroom Tour

Wednesday 12 February. 10.30am - 11.30am



Searchroom Tour

Wednesday 11 March. 10.30am - 11.30am


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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