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  1. The Siege of Colchester - An Historic walk around Colchester reliving the English Civil War Siege
    Take a walk through history, exploring key sites from the Siege of Colchester in 1648 and the scars that can still be seen today.
  2. The Siege of Colchester Historic Walking Trail

    Take a walk with one of the Visit Colchester team members to explore the sites of the dramatic events during the summer of 1648, following the new Siege of Colchester walking trail.

    3 Apr 2021
  3. The Old Siege House
    Dating back to the 16th century and renowned for the siege of Colchester in 1648, this beautiful building is now open as a restaurant.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  4. An impressive front view of St Botolph's Priory
    The first English Augustinian priory church, founded at the end of the eleventh century from the Anglo-Saxon minster community of Colchester. Only the ruined remains of the nave survive today, under the care of English Heritage.
  5. St Martin's Church
    Redundant 14th Century church restored by The Churches Conservation Trust. Features include extensive use of recycled Roman brickwork. Tower was partially destroyed during the seige of Colchester in 1648. Interior is unfurnished.
    1. 1 Jan 000131 Dec 9999
  6. Colchester Arts Centre
    The home of live music, comedy, theatre, poetry, dance, children's shows, clubs, farmer's markets, gigs and more.
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