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

Winter Candlelit Tours at Eastbury Manor House

Dec 6th to Dec 6th Eastbury Manor House

Join costumed tour guides for a seasonal candlelit tour of the house and learn about Eastbury’s history.

The costumed guides will lead you around this beautiful Grade I listed building, illuminated by candlelight, and tell stories from Eastbury’s rich past. Learn about who has lived at Eastbury over the past five centuries and what marks they have left on the building. Eastbury’s fascinating past includes tales of disinheritance, destruction and decay.

Ticket price includes refreshments. Drinks and snacks will be served from 6.30pm and the tour starts at 7pm.

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