Explore Culture

Don't miss these events this weekend!

Welcome to Explore Culture, a one-stop shop for people living, working and visiting Essex to find out about cultural events and activities around the county. You can catch up on the latest news and developments, get information on cultural funding, and if you’re an organisation or venue, it’s a free resource for you to tell people about what you’re doing and how they can get involved.

ExploreCulture is run by Essex County Council’s Cultural Development team, helping to support a vibrant cultural economy for everyone to enjoy. If you’d like to get in touch with suggestions, questions or comments, please contact us: culture@essex.gov.uk

  • Craft and Tea Workshops at Tiptree Tea Rooms, Cressing Temple Barns
    Tiptree Tearooms and Essex County Council have joined forces to create a new exciting partnership that will offer an innovative range of craft workshops at Cressing Temple Barns, culminating with a famous Tiptree cream tea in The Barns Tiptree Tearooms. More details

  • Essex County Council Events, Education & Activities Co-ordinator Role
    Join team and help to programme, plan and deliver our events and education activities across our sites in EssexMore details

  • Internationally known artist comes to Cressing Temple Barns
    Award-winning artist, Henry Driver, will be bringing his unique artistic talent to Cressing Temple Barns this month as part of a new, three-month Artist in Residence programme led by Essex County Council.More details

  • Basildon Success with Arts Council England Creative People and Places Scheme
    Basildon awarded a 1,289,002 as part of the Creative People and Places 2019-2023More details

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