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  1. Address

    Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1JH

    Telephone

    01206 713700

    Colchester

    Firstsite is Colchester's contemporary art gallery and winner of the Artfund Museum of the Year, 2021.

  2. Address

    Castle Park, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

    Telephone

    01206 282940

    Colchester

    An important part of Colchester's rich history with three centuries of fascinating toys, costume, clocks and decorative arts displayed in an attractive Georgian town house from 1718.

  3. Address

    High Street, Colchester, CO1 1DN

    Telephone

    01206 282941

    Colchester

    Get up close to nature as you discover an interesting perspective on the local natural environment from the Ice Age right up to today.Explore the garden trail and stag beetle exhibition.

  4. Address

    Visit Colchester Information Centre, Hollytrees Museum, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

    Telephone

    01206 282920

    Colchester

    Take a walk through Colchester Town Centre and discover fascinating facts about the Roman history right under your feet!

  5. Address

    Colchester, CO1 1LX

    Colchester

    Join the Festive Light Parade and walk through the city to watch the Christmas Lights spring to life.

  6. Address

    Town Hall, High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1PJ

    Colchester

    Lunchtime recitals on the magnificent Moot Hall organ in Colchester's Town Hall.

  7. Address

    Brightlingsea Promenade Green, Promenade Avenue, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0HH

    Telephone

    07985224772

    Brightlingsea

    Fresh Air Festival (FAF) is a street performance festival with community at the heart of it. It's a chance to get outdoors and enjoy some pure unfiltered silliness with your family and friends in the beautiful town of Brightlingsea.

    We've got…

  8. Address

    Visitor Centre, Turner Road, Highwoods, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JR

    Telephone

    01206 853588

    Highwoods, Colchester

    High Woods Country Park is one of Colchester's best-loved beauty spots, with plenty of opportunities to relax, play and explore the large grounds.

  9. Address

    East Mersea, East Mersea, Essex, CO5 8UE

    Telephone

    01206 383868

    East Mersea

    Cudmore Grove offers visitors a trip to the seaside with a difference at the eastern tip of Mersea Island. The park includes a sandy beach and open grassland, perfect for picnics and great views.

  10. Address

    Colchester Castle Museum, Castle Park, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

    Telephone

    01206 282939

    Colchester

    FREE Open Evening at Colchester Castle!

  11. Address

    Visit Colchester Information Centre, Hollytrees Museum, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

    Telephone

    01206 282920

    Colchester

    Discover a series of concrete murals around Colchester Town Centre depicting its history and famous characters from it's past.

  12. Address

    Colchester Arts Centre, Church Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1NF

    Telephone

    01206 500900

    Colchester

    Specially selected, pay-what-you-can treats at Colchester Arts Centre

  13. Address

    Visit Colchester Information Centre, Hollytrees Museum, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

    Telephone

    01206 282920

    Colchester

    Welcome to the Castle Park and to a trail that leads you past some of our more interesting and notable trees. Trees, those large woody plants that we sometimes take for granted. We benefit from their welcome shade on a hot summer’s day, or stroll…

  14. Address

    Wivenhoe

    Wivenhoe

    Follow our downloadable map along the The Wivenhoe Trail from Colchester town centre to the riverside town of Wivenhoe.

  15. Address

    Visit Colchester Information Centre, Hollytrees Museum, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1UG

    Telephone

    01206 282920

    Colchester

    One of the best things about Colchester is that there's so much to explore that's completely free. Download a Family Heritage Treasure Trail, follow the map, and discover some of the town's historical highlights. With the choice of two routes; a…

  16. Address

    Mersea Island, Essex

    Mersea Island is the perfect place for walking, whether you would like a short stroll of "The Old City" or a longer walk along the "Strood Channel", there are plenty of beautiful views and an abundance of wildlife to see along the way.

  17. Address

    Cymbeline Way, Colchester, Essex, CO3 4AS

    Telephone

    01206 282920

    Colchester

    Cymbeline Meadows is a working farm close to Colchester Town Centre, providing quiet walks in wonderful wildlife habitats.

  18. Address

    New Cut, Layer de la Haye, Colchester, ESSEX, CO2 0EG

    Telephone

    01206734493

    Colchester

    Abbeygate Concert Band, Free Concert
    Layer village hall, Wednesday 26th October, from 2 - 4pm. Raffle and refreshments. Retiring collection for village hall funds and the band. Everyone welcome, no tickets required.

  19. Address

    Wakes Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2DF

    Colchester

    Rising up from the horizon on the A1124 you will see the imposing Chappel Viaduct. The Victorian viaduct, with its 32 arches and total length of 346 metres, is thought to be the second largest brick built structure in England.

  20. Address

    West Bergholt, Essex

    West Bergholt

    Owned by the Woodland Trust, Hillhouse Wood contains a variety of different woodland as well as two ponds and streams running through it.

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