Wivenhoe Chapel Museum

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Wivenhoe Town Council has turned the little used chapel in the middle of the cemetery, the one between Stanley Road and Belle Vue Road, into a Museum for Wivenhoe. It was first opened as a museum for Wivenhoe in 2015.

Includes the clock which Captain Mathew Martin donated to St Mary’s Church early in the eighteenth century, curios and models, plus some pictures from the Wivenhoe History Group's work digitising John Stewart's Memories collection.



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  • Children welcome


  • Free Parking

Map & Directions


Road Directions

By Road:Follow the B1025 South of ColchesterAccessible by Public Transport: Colchester station is 8 miles away.

Wivenhoe Chapel Museum


Wivenhoe Cemetery, between Stanley Rd & Belle Vue Road, Wivenhoe, Essex, CO7 9LP

Opening Times

* The Museum is normally open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10.00am – 1.00pm between mid-May and mid-September.