Colchester Roman Circus Centre hosts a free archaeological family fun day crammed with archaeology-related stalls and activities in conjunction with the Council for British Archaeology’s Festival of Archaeology .
Dig up finds in the sand pit, get your hands on some real Roman artefacts or pick up an activity trail and explore the Circus.
Entrance located at the end of Roman Circus Walk
Food and drink is available in the on site cafe.
No pre-booking required, just turn up.
No parking available on site. Closest available parking is Butt Road or Napier Road car park
Rough terrain outdoors; some areas are not wheelchair accessible
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- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
Booking & Payment Details
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Baby changing facilities
- Children welcome
- Facilities for educational visits
- Facilities for groups
- Free Parking
- Dogs Accepted
- Gift shop
- Public toilets
- Smoking not allowed
- Accepts groups
- Coach parties accepted
Map & Directions
Nearby public Pay & Display car-parks in Butt Road and Napier Road. Access for pedestrians and cycles from Circular Road North and Roman Circus Walk. Access for cars from Butt Road.The nearest railway station is Colchester Town (St Botolph's), which is 0.6 miles away.