‘Colchester Castle… squats sulkily at the entrance to Castle Park’

Events coinciding with home games in November
Sats to 30 Nov Guided Walk: Camulodunum to Colchester
16 Georgian Gems & Gin
7 (& 21) Colchester Zoo Starlight Night
7 Made in Colchester Christmas Fair
7 Colchester Brewery Open Day
7 Carols at the Castle
21 Day Out with Thomas

to 17 Nov Visual Feast
to 18 Jan 2020 Snapping the Stiletto: Essex Women
to 16 Feb 2020 Adorn: Jewellery, the Human Story
16 Nov (to 8 Mar) Antony Gormley: Field for the British Isles

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Colchester’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Visit Colchester. Links to Colchester attractions include:

Balkerne Gate
Colchester Castle
Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail
Colchester Natural History Museum
Colchester Zoo
East Anglian Railway Museum
Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve
Gosbecks Archaeological Park
Hollytree Museum
Lexden Earthworks
The Recreation