There are a host of exciting events happening across the Discover Me sites throughout the year. Talks, workshops, activities, shows and more, these events range in price from a few pounds to absolutely free, so there’s something to suit every pocket.

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Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge

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Ilford Hospital Chapel

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Chapel from courtyard

Coalhouse Fort and Park

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Valentines Mansion & Gardens

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03 SouthFacade Oblique

Thurrock Museum

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Wind Against Tide by Clarkson Stanfield at Thurrock Museum

Valence House Museum

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Beautiful white front of Valence House Museum

Thames Chase Forest Centre

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Thames Chase Forest Centre dominating the countryside

Rainham Hall

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The majestic facade of Rainham Hall in Havering

The Old Chapel Upminster

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Front of the Old Chapel Upminster in the sunshine

Havering Museum

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Welcoming entrance to Havering Museum on the High Street

Jazz in the Barn at Thames Chase Forest Centre

Jul 15th to Jul 15th Thames Chase Forest Centre
  • Friday 15th July
  • Friday 19th August
Where The Essex Barn at Thames Chase Forest Centre, Pike Lane, Upminster
Time 8pm-11pm
Cost £12 per person
  • Tickets from the Visitor Centre
  • Email:
  • Phone: 01708642970

Raising funds for the Community Forest. (Charity No. 1115672)