Valence House Museum


About the Valence House Museum

The only surviving manor house in Dagenham, Valence House dates back to Medieval times and is still partially surrounded by a moat.

Following refurbishment in 2010, galleries tell the story of Barking and Dagenham and its people throughout the ages.

Address

Valence House Museum,
Becontree Avenue,
Dagenham,
London,
RM8 3HT

Admission Charges

Entry is FREE

Link to Valence House Museum's website

Valence House Museum Opening Hours

This Week

Sun
20th May
Closed
 
Mon
21st May
Closed
 
Tues
22nd May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Wed
23rd May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Thur
24th May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Fri
25th May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Sat
26th May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 

Next Week

Sun
27th May
Closed
 
Mon
28th May
Closed
 
Tues
29th May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Wed
30th May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Thur
31st May
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Fri
1st Jun
10:00am - 4:00pm
 
Sat
2nd Jun
10:00am - 4:00pm
 

 

Forthcoming Events at Valence House Museum

Free   (Saturday, 26th May)
Get help with your family history research from The East London Family History Society
Saturday, 26th May
Free   (Tuesday, 29th May)
11am-12
Tuesday, 29th May
Free   (Thursday, 31st May)
11am-12
Thursday, 31st May
Free   (Thursday, 31st May)
Get up-close and personal with the collections as you join the Archivist and Curator to celebrate London History Day by looking at the history of the Becontree Estate
Thursday, 31st May
Free   (Friday, 1st Jun)
Dagenham Council used to have its own bookbindery at Valence House which was much documented by Egbert E
Friday, 1st Jun
Free   (Saturday, 2nd Jun)
11am-12
Saturday, 2nd Jun
Free   (Saturday, 2nd Jun)
Join the Valence Volunteers for this fun afternoon that will challenge your brain cells
Saturday, 2nd Jun
Free   (Friday, 8th Jun)
An artist led walk to test out routes and ideas for new audio guides and maps
Friday, 8th Jun
Free   (Friday, 22nd Jun)
Come down to Valence House for a great opportunity to explore the varied history of women in the borough and share your thoughts and opinions over tea and cake as part of the EqualiTeas events being
Friday, 22nd Jun
Free   (Saturday, 23rd Jun)
Bring your bears and picnics and enjoy an afternoon of games, children’s craft activities and a bear hunt
Saturday, 23rd Jun

Valence House Museum Map


Nearby Venues

1. Eastbury Manor House
2. Valentines Mansion
3. Rainham Hall
4. Greenwich Heritage Centre
5. Upminster Tithe Barn - Museum of Nostalgia
6. House Mill
7. Vestry House Museum
8. Red House
9. Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum
10. Museum of London Docklands
11. Mudchute City Farm
12. Ragged School Museum
13. Old Royal Naval College
14. Sutton House
15. Queen's House

16. National Maritime Museum
17. Royal Observatory Greenwich
18. Discover Greenwich Visitor Centre
19. Cutty Sark
20. Fan Museum
21. Ranger's House (Wernher Collection)
22. Eltham Palace
23. Museum of Childhood
24. Royal London Hospital Museum
25. Brunel Museum
26. Geffrye Museum
27. Whitechapel Gallery
28. Bruce Castle Museum
29. Dennis Severs' House
30. Bishopsgate Institute