Explore Culture

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: explore.culture@essex.gov.uk

  • Museum Explorer Passport
    Throughout the summer holiday 21 museums in Essex, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire will be hosting the Museum Explorer Passport schemeMore details

  • ECC's Cultural Development represented at internationally renowned WOMAD festival
    ECC's Cultural Development team is developing an exciting partnership with the internationally renowned WOMAD Foundation More details

  • Burnham Station House Renovation Completed
    After almost two decades of campaigning, Burnham on Crouch 'Station House' has been renovated.More details

  • Artist Research Trip to Margate Inspired EU Partnership Bid
    Essex Network of Artists' Studios (ENAS) is a support and development initiative for artists and studios.More details

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