Heritage places

Discover our heritage places

Heritage places

A lot of Essex parks and places are steeped in history. From one of the largest Knight’s Templar sites to connections with Capability Brown, why not find out more about our county’s history with a visit. If you are interested in delving deep into the past, the Essex Record Office is the place to start your journey.

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Events

Woodland Play at Danbury Country Park

Join us for woodland play sessions, aimed at the under 5's. Activities include forest crafts and building dens.

  • Dates:
    • September 27, 2021
    • October 4, 2021
    • October 11, 2021
    • October 18, 2021
  • Venue: Danbury Country Park
  • Times: 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • For under 5s
  • Price: Block of six sessions £48.00 for first child, £30.00 for siblings (under 18 months free if accompanied by a paying child, adults free). 
Toddlers splashing in muddy puddles

Events

Home education sessions at Danbury Country Park

Aimed at home educated children, this series of six sessions at Danbury Country Park includes nature activities, forest crafts, imagination, physical play and building things.

  • Dates:
    • September 27, 2021
    • October 4, 2021
    • October 11, 2021
    • October 18, 2021
  • Venue: Danbury Country Park
  • Times: 12:30pm - 2:30pm
  • Primary School aged children
  • Price: Block of six sessions: £48.00 for first child, £30.00 for siblings (under 18 months free if accompanied by a paying child, adults free)

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