Activities and Family Activities in Chelmsford
Chelmsford stands out for having a spectacular events programme. V Festival is one of the UK’s biggest summer festivals, seeing Chelmsford welcome the biggest names in music each August for an unforgettable weekend. Events such as CITY diversions and the award winning 3foot People Festival offer a truly unique experience with a variety of performances designed to thrill and fascinate.
For a family day out, visit Chelmsford’s outstanding attractions, with history to be explored at Chelmsford Museum or watch a game of cricket at the County Ground. Take in the impressive architecture of buildings such as Chelmsford Cathedral and Shire Hall and admire the beauty of the fully restored Grade II listed Hylands House.
Get closer to nature by visiting RHS Hyde Hall, or take a stroll in one of the many parks or surrounding picturesque villages Chelmsford has on offer.