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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Coalhouse Fort and Park

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Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge

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Ilford Hospital Chapel

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Valentines Mansion & Gardens

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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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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

Illustrated talk by Tom Rose: Hunting the King’s deer at Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge

Mar 11th to Mar 11th Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge

The View (reduced)A talk at The View by Tom Rose, University of Nottingham, to accompany his exhibition next door in Queen Elizabeth’s Hunting Lodge. Find out more about the colourful individuals whose illegal hunting expeditions landed them in the law courts four hundred years ago. Tom is researching ‘Hunting, politics and culture in early Stuart England’. Come along to this discursive and entertaining presentation. Drawing and colouring materials will be available for children who may be attending the talk with adults. Free event, but booking required: