A kite flying in front of Layer Marney Tower


We are delighted that this Sunday (6th September) we have the Kite Festival here at Layer Marney Tower. We are open 11am-5pm, with kites flying throughout the day in our open field. There is plenty of space for social distancing.

We are also happy to tell you, we will be keeping our reduced entry fee until the end of this season. So visit us between now and the end of September for just £6 an adult and £4 a child.

Open this week 30th August - 3rd September (Sunday to Thursday).

As of next week (beginning 6th September) we are open Sundays and Wednesdays, 11am till 5pm.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£6.00 per adult

Entrance on the door as usual, still at the discounted price of £6 per adult & £4 per child.

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  • Children welcome

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Map & Directions


Kite Festival

Type:Outdoor Event

Layer Marney Tower, Layer Marney, Colchester, Essex, CO5 9US

Tel: 01206330784

Opening Times

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