December Events in Essex

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Days Out with Thomas!
East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel nr Colchester
Saturday 4th December 2021 and Sunday 5th December 2021
“Peep peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at The East Anglian Railway Museum. Take a ride behind Thomas, meet The Fat Controller and say “Hello” to Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty and Dusty, and much more.”
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Steampunk Christmas – Frozen in Time
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon CM9 6QA
Sunday 5th December 2021 – 10:00am-3:00pm
Xmas Steampunk Market, family fun, steam train rides, storyteller, meet Santa, dancers and entertainers
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Christmas at Layer Marney Tower
Layer Marney Tower, nr Colchester
Monday 6th December 2021 to Friday 10th December 2021
Explore the Tudor Palace with a guide, Christmas lunch in the medieval Essex barn, sit back and watch a Christmas play, and then mulled wine, mince pies, and carol singing.
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Days Out with Thomas!
East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel nr Colchester
Saturday 11th December 2021 and Sunday 12th December 2021
“Peep peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at The East Anglian Railway Museum. Take a ride behind Thomas, meet The Fat Controller and say “Hello” to Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty and Dusty, and much more.”
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Christmas Fair & Santa
Museum of Power, Hatfield Road, Langford, Maldon CM9 6QA
Sunday 12th December 2021 – 10:00am to 3:00pm
“Come and meet SANTA in his Grotto, enjoy a miniature steam train ride, meander through our indoor Christmas stalls and join in with our fun entertainment and children’s rides. Pantomime with DOT Productions – TBC.”
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Christmas Invitation to View at Layer Marney Tower
Layer Marney Tower, nr Colchester
Monday 13th December 2021, 6:30 pm
A tour full of history and stories and enjoy Mulled wine and mince Pies. Christmas trees, fires in the grate and candles lit in the Dining Room.
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Days Out with Thomas!
East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel nr Colchester
Saturday 18th December 2021 and Sunday 19th December 2021
“Peep peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at The East Anglian Railway Museum. Take a ride behind Thomas, meet The Fat Controller and say “Hello” to Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty and Dusty, and much more.”
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Days Out with Thomas!
East Anglian Railway Museum, Chappel nr Colchester
Sunday 31st December 2021
“Peep peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at The East Anglian Railway Museum. Take a ride behind Thomas, meet The Fat Controller and say “Hello” to Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty and Dusty, and much more.”
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