Chelmsford innovation: Marconi and beyond

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Detail of a crystal receiver made by the Marconi Company

Famous as the home of world’s first wireless factory, Chelmsford has been a world-renowned centre of scientific and technological innovation for well over 100 years.

Today, companies in Chelmsford continue to build the technology of the future, with high-tech developments in fields as diverse as space, medicine, communications and defence.

This free exhibition, running on several dates between 22 June and 8 July 2022, will tell a part of that story, revealing how household names such as Marconi are echoed in the modern age. It includes fun, themed activities for children.

Please book online for your preferred date.

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