Visit the Cart and Wagon Shed

Visit the Cart and Wagon Shed to view our displays of historic artefacts and documents related to the history of Shoeburyness. With its onsite toilets and the Serendipity Cafe, the Cart and Wagon Shed makes an ideal base or stopover for exploring Gunners Park and the many historic buildings and monuments nearby. Our display hall highlights local points of interest and suggested walking routes.


Warrior Square Road




United Kingdom


Visiting hours

Public transport

Train: The Cart and Wagon Shed is 0.6 miles from Shoeburyness rail station. There are frequent c2c trains from London Fenchurch Street, West Ham, Basildon and Southend.

Bus: Arriva route 9 runs between Rayleigh and Shoeburyness East Beach via Southend – the nearest stop to the Cart and Wagon Shed is 0.5 miles away on Ness Road (just north of the junction with Church Road).


Southend-on-Sea City Council operate a free car park opposite the Cart and Wagon Shed on Warrior Square Road. There is another free Council car park nearby in the Gunners Park recreational area.

Map of Gunners Park and Shoebury Garrison highlighting Cart and Wagon Shed
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