Visiting - Opening Times and Prices

1st April - 31st October

Wednesday to Sunday 10.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. Last entry 3.30 p.m.

November - March

Wednesday to Sunday 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. Last entry 3.00 p.m.


18th December 2017 to 31st January 2018 & 17th December 2018 to 5th January (except Crank Up & Wassail events - see calendar page).

Tea Room

Open on all event days 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

3rd January to 31st March Wednesday to Sunday 10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

1st April to 23rd December 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

Closed 24th-31st December 2017 & 2018

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 several options for refreshments/meals in the Steam Pump Tea Room.

For full details Click here


The Museum of Power is also open on Bank Holiday Mondays.

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

Adults: £5.00; Concessions: Senior citizens and students (the latter on production of a current student ID card): £4.50; Children 5 to 15 incl £2:00; Children 4 and under: FREE

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.

Please note: there are reductions for groups of ten or more. In addition evening group visits can be arranged subject to minimum charge of £50. Please contact the Museum Manager for details on Tel: +44 (0)1621 843183.

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

On days when the miniature railway is running additional charges apply for rides, currently £1 per train ride or six rides for £5.

For more information about the miniature railway, Click here.

After closing on Sunday 17th December 2017, the Museum opens for our 'Crank Up' Community Support on New Years Day 2018, but will then be closed for maintenance until we reopen on Wednesday 31st January 2018.

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


Museum of Power
Museum of Power, Langford, Essex CM9 6QA
Tel: +44 (0) 1621 843183

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