TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRES IN THE MALDON DISTRICT

Located in the historic maritime towns of Maldon and Burnham-on-Crouch, the two Tourist Information Centres in the Maldon District are situated in the centres of these towns. The two TICs offer a selection of free guides and brochures to help you understand and appreciate this unique area. Souvenirs, locally made crafts and produce, maps, books, event tickets, cards, discount tickets are also available for purchase.

MALDON DISTRICT TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE

Specially trained staff at Maldon District Tourist Information Centre (TIC), an Enjoy England Official Partner, are on hand to offer expert and friendly advice to help you make the most of your visit. Situated just off the High Street in Wenlock Way, the Centre offers a selection of free guides and brochures to help you understand and appreciate this unique area. On sale, you will find maps, local history books, tide tables and postcards.

The centre is the main stockist for Maldon Salt pigs and Tiptree preserves. The recently expanded gift range includes many items reflecting the maritime theme of the area; tide clocks, oyster shell candles and ornamental porcelain fish. Bespoke items include the Maldon Cartoon depicting Maldon through the centuries, the contemporary designed Maldon tea towel and fused glass art. The centre is a showcase of locally produced items making it an ideal place to find a unique and unusual gift or souvenir.

The TIC is also the main box office selling tickets for local events, along with discount entry tickets for Colchester Zoo, Southend Sea Life Centre and Adventure Island.
Telephone: 01621 856503

Email: tic@maldon.gov.uk

Maldon District Tourist Information Centre
Wenlock Way
Maldon
Essex
CM9 5AD

Opening times:
Monday - 10am to 4pm
Tuesday - 10am to 4pm
Wednesday - Closed
Thursday - 10am to 4pm
Friday - 10am to 4pm
Saturday - 10am to 4pm
Sunday - Closed

BURNHAM-ON-CROUCH TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE

The Burnham-on-Crouch Tourist Information Centre (TIC) has recently opened which great success, and is located on the main high street. The friendly staff at the Burnham TIC are on hand to offer advice about the area, whether it is about transport information, or great places to go for a scenic walk. There is a wide range of leaflets, guides and brochures about attractions and events going on within the Maldon District.

The Burnham TIC also sells a wide range of Burnham-themed items, from Burnham postcards and coasters, to mugs, magnets and tea towels. The centre also offers locally-sourced items such as jewellery, Burnham honey, photography, apple juice, fused glass, Wilkins & Sons Tiptree jams and Maldon Salt pigs. You can also find books for sale which are about local history, maritime, and wildlife.

The TIC also sells discount entry tickets for Colchester Zoo, Southend Sea Life Centre and Adventure Island. You can also buy Theatre Tokens at the Burnham TIC, which make excellent presents as they have no expiry date.

Telephone: 01621 784785

Email: tic@maldon.gov.uk

Burnham-on-Crouch Tourist Information Centre
28A High Street
Burnham-on-Crouch
Essex
CM0 8AA

Opening times:
Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 10am to 3pm
Wednesday - Closed
Thursday - 10am to 3pm
Friday - 10am to 3pm
Saturday - 10am to 3pm
Sunday - 10am to 3pm

CONNECT WITH US

TOURIST INFORMATION CANINE

Tourist Information Canine
Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up to date with what's going on in the Maldon District and the whereabouts of Tic (Tourist Information Canine). Tic loves exploring the Maldon District, going on walks around the area and enjoying local events. You may also spot Tic in one of the Tourist Information Centres!

BOX OFFICE

Would you like to increase your audience? Maldon District Tourist Information Centre and the Burnham-on-Crouch Tourist Information Centre are pleased to offer a full box office service to support your event and help maximise your ticket sales. We currently sell tickets for most local events, large and small. To help promote your event we will add it to our website and have promotional material in our office for any visitors. Staff at both TICs have a vast experience of local events; this helps when discussing seating plans, accessibility etc. We can take payments by cash, cheque or credit /debit card, both in person and over the phone, either posting tickets out, if time permits, or arranging for them to be held for collection on the door.

Please email tic@maldon.gov.uk for more information, and we look forward to providing a box office service for your event.

THE PARKS TEAM

A team of approximately 20 staff undertake all the routine maintenance of our parks and open spaces. This includes grass and hedge cutting, litter picking, floral displays and equipment and infrastructure repairs.

Park rangers work 365 days a year providing a visible presence and a first point of contact for our parks and open spaces. All of our rangers have been accredited under the Essex Police Community Safety Scheme and work with Essex Police, Essex Youth Services, local schools, community friends groups and sports clubs to provide a safe and secure environment for the public to use and enjoy.

This service includes tackling anti-social problems and encouraging the proper use of our facilities. Enforcing byelaws, for example littering and dog fouling, health and safety monitoring, trained first aiders, CCTV monitoring, overseeing events on our land, being part of the emergency response team.

If you need any further help or advice, please contact us or Maldon District Council.