Colchester's mix of contemporary and historical culture and heritage of national importance makes it a great place to visit in the East of England.
Find the best way to spend your day or a few days in and around Colchester with our suggested itineraries.
If you would like help with planning your own itinerary, or have suggestions for new ones, please contact the Colchester Visitor Information Centre.
Enjoy a cultural day out in Colchester, taking in the Arts scene, exploring the historic sites and enjoying an evening at the theatre.
Discover Colchester Town Centre's unmissable attractions, then head out to the beautiful Beth Chatto Gardens for a calm afternoon in the green.
A two day itinerary exploring the area that inspired painters such as John Constable, Sir Alfred Munnings, and Thomas Gainsborough.