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On Air: Chelmsford's Global Experiment

This exhibition has been arranged in conjunction with Essex 2020 to celebrate and explain Marconi's achievement in Chelmsford 100 years ago in making the first ever live radio entertainment broadcast when a famous opera singer sang live on air to the world.

This exhibition has now closed but the online version in the form of three short films can still be accessed.



Open Art Exhibition Logo

The Open Art Exhibition is a biennial show promoted by The Friends of Chelmsford Museums. This year the third Open Art Exhibition will give the public the opportunity to see recent work by local talented artists from 23rd October 2021 to 2nd May 2022. A wide variety of styles, subjects and media provides exhibits of interest to nearly everyone and some items will be available to buy.


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