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.

Pick a month






View Locations

Coalhouse Fort and Park

Read more

Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge

Read more

Ilford Hospital Chapel

Read more

Valentines Mansion & Gardens

Read more

Thurrock Museum

Read more

Wind Against Tide by Clarkson Stanfield at Thurrock Museum

Valence House Museum

Read more

Beautiful white front of Valence House Museum

Thames Chase Forest Centre

Read more

Rainham Hall

Read more

The majestic facade of Rainham Hall in Havering

The Old Chapel Upminster

Read more

Front of the Old Chapel Upminster in the sunshine

Havering Museum

Read more

Welcoming entrance to Havering Museum on the High Street

Christmas Afternoon Tea at Eastbury Manor House

Dec 15th to Dec 15th Eastbury Manor House

Enjoy a festive afternoon tea with a twist in the stunning surroundings of this Grade I listed house.

The Christmas afternoon tea will feature delicate finger sandwiches, delicious cakes and freshly made scones, all with a festive spin.

Take this last opportunity to see Eastbury decorated for Christmas, including a festive photo opportunity.

Seating is at 2.00pm, additional times may be available depending on demand.

Please ensure you specify any dietary requirements on checkout and email with any further queries (

Book tickets here