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  1. Epping Ongar Railway Festival of Steam
    The home fleet of steam locomotives, along with star visiting locomotives "Lady of Legend" and "Leander"
    1. Saturday, 4th May 2024Monday, 6th May 2024
  2. Waltham Abbey May Celebrations
    Free celebrations for May including the Waltham Abbey Holy Cross Festival
    1. Saturday, 4th May 2024
  3. Discover Epping Forest App
    Discover Epping Forest District App
  4. £5 earlybird discount on tickets bought for May & June 2024 before end of April
    The Royal Gunpowder Mills are opening in a different way in 2024 - find out more
  5. Dick Turpin associated items
    The real life and times, trial and execution, of Richard Turpin.
  6. Epping Forest Countrycare.
    Discover the varied wildlife on your doorstep within Epping Forest District's nine nature reserves.
  7. The museum has been awarded Hidden Gem Status by Visit England.
    Telling the story of the Epping Forest district through a collection of over 50,000 objects


Monthly guided tours of historic Waltham Abbey

Guided tours of Waltham Abbey

1940s Weekend of Steam at Epping Ongar Railway

Visit the Epping Ongar Railway for a taste of life in the 1940s!

Life Force, The climate Project. An exhibition by the Epping Sunflower Group at Grange Farm.

A FREE exhibition of arts & crafts produced by local groups including the Epping Sunflower Group,…

The Royal Gunpowder Mills - Waltham Abbey's best kept secret for you to discover

The Royal Gunpowder Mills are opening through 2024, twice a month on every second and fourth Sunday

Book early for a £5 ticket discount. Use the discount code EARLYBIRD for May and June tickets until 30th April

The Royal Gunpowder Mills are opening through 2024, twice a month on every second and fourth Sunday

Roydon Village Green, Epping Forest

Roydon Village Green

More Highlights

New Boar Abridge

Welcome to The New Boar, a beautiful bar, restaurant and boutique hotel nestled in the village of…

Premier Inn Buckhurst Hill.

Loughton/Buckhurst Hill hotel. Hit the tracks in Epping Forest or in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic…

De Vere Theobalds Estate

De Vere Theobalds Estate offers guests with exceptional service in a beautiful parkland setting.

Barn Hoppitt Lodge, on the edge of Epping Forest, near Chingford.

"A beautifully decorated and well thought out cottage in a lovely rural setting close to shops and…

Funky Monk Epping restaurant and hotel in the heart of Epping

A boutique hotel and restaurant in the heart of Epping

Premier Inn at The Bakers Arms Waltham Abbey.

Close to the natural wonders of Gunpowder Park and Waltham Abbey Gardens, with easy links to London.

Mulberry House, High Ongar.

Mulberry House - A Home to Share.

Patio at Delta Hotel

Waltham Abbey Delta Hotel welcomes you with elegant accommodation, helpful amenities and stylish…

Down Hall Hotel & Spa

The best way to understand the rich past of Down Hall is to stay there. Each of the hotel’s 99…

The 18th century Fox Inn at Matching Tye.

The Fox Inn at Matching Tye - an 18th Century inn with luxury accommodation in a peaceful country…

Baldwin's Hill Cottage in Epping Forest.

An idyllic cottage in Epping Forest.

Wildlife at Debden House Campsite, Epping Forest.

Debden House Campsite is over 50 acres and has attracted thousands of visitors since its opening in…

Premier Inn Chingford.

Admire the leafy views of nearby Epping Forest - or hire a bike and hit those woodland tracks.

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