Visiting - Opening Times and Prices

The Museum & Steam Pump Tea Room have re-opened and resumed normal opening hours as below.

Re-opening Checklist

Re-opening Risk Assessment

We have 7 acres of grounds to enjoy as well as the Museum. Please note we will now be closing daily at 3pm to allow for cleaning for the following day.


Wednesday to Sunday 9:30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. Last entry 2.30 p.m. Except January - see below.

The Museum of Power is also open on Bank Holidays (except Christmas Day & Boxing Day).

2021-2022 Closing/Re-opening Information

Last open day in 2021: Sunday 19th December
Open New Years Day 2022 then closed for maintenance January 2022
Re-opening on Wednesday 2nd February 2022

Steam Pump Tea Room

Wednesday to Sunday 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Last food service 2:30 p.m.

Last open day 2021: Sunday 19th December

2022: Open New Years Day, then 26th January to 18th December Wednesday to Sunday 9.30 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

Open on all event days as advertised on our What's On page.


Whilst the Tea Room is heated, only minimal background heating is provided within the Museum so outdoor clothing is recommended during the winter months.

Group Visits

The Museum is happy to host group visits which include a guided tour, a demonstration of 'Marshall' (our triple expansion engine) and refreshments/meals in the Steam Pump Tea Room.

For full details contact us via 01621 843183


Admission Prices (excluding What's On days, Lilleshall Steam Days and train rides)

Adults: £7.00; Concessions: Senior citizens and students (the latter on production of a current student ID card): £6.00; Children 5 to 15 incl £3.50; Children 4 and under: FREE

Family (2 adults & up to 3 children): £18.00

Details of prices for What's On days and Lilleshall Steam Days are as shown on the What's On page. Click here for details.

On days when the miniature railway is running additional charges apply for rides, currently £1 per train ride.


Please note: there are reductions for groups of ten or more. For groups of 10 or more please contact the Museum at least 2 days in advance of the visit. Please contact the Museum Office for details on Tel: +44 (0)1621 843183.

On non-What's On days entrance to the grounds and Tea Room is FREE, however a Museum entry charge applies as shown above.

For more information about the miniature railway Click here

Camping - our site is available for camping - for details Click here

How to Find Us

The Museum is located at Langford on the B1019 approximately one mile from Maldon and three miles from Hatfield Peveral (Junction 20a/b on the A12 between London and Ipswich).


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Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon, Essex CM9 6QA

Tel: +44 (0)1621 843183


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