We are fully booked for the Spring term. We are taking bookings for the 2024 Summer and Autumn terms.

Enquire about our loan boxes

Chelmsford Museum offers schools half termly topic loans on both history and natural history.

History loans

The topic loans contain a mixture of genuine and replica artefacts, or printed materials, and come with a set of teacher notes.

Natural history loans

Chelmsford Museum has a selection of mammals, birds and amphibians each in individual display cases available for loan on a half termly basis.

The Natural History loans are very popular for art classes, especially in the Autumn Term. We offer a maximum of six specimens per loan.

Natural history loans include:

  • Mammals
  • Birds
  • Amphibians
  • Fossils

Schools collect the boxes from the Museum and should return them by the Thursday at the end of each half term.