|Castle Point Transport Museum|
Photo showing the external view of the museum
|Location||Canvey Island, Castle Point, Essex|
The Castle Point Transport Museum opened in 1979. The building it is situated in was built as a bus station in 1934 and was used by Eastern National until 1978.
The museum is situated at Canvey Point and boasts a large collection of vehicles, photographs, media archives and related autobilia.
It has a large central room where all of the buses are held. There are also a number of other rooms that include:
- Large room upstairs with a large model railway.
- Small room upstairs with collection of vintage bus memorabilia.
- Small room downstairs as part of the shop full of vintage bus memorabilia.
- Hall downstairs with memorabilia related to the local area.
- Shop down stairs.
The museum is run entirely by volunteers.