Visit Santa at colchester Castle


Visiting Santa is a Christmas tradition for many families and firmly marks the start of the festive season. This year, Santa will be returning to Colchester Castle and he is looking forward to spreading plenty of Christmas cheer! 

A trip to Santa will cost £6.95 per child and will include a gift. 

Timed booking slots will be in operation throughout December and can be booked by calling 01206 282949.

Additional safety measures will be in place but rest assured visiting Santa at Colchester Castle will be filled with plenty of safe yuletide fun!  


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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Santa Visit + Gift£6.95 per adult

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed

Site Features

  • Welcome Host

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions


Road Directions

Situated in the Town Centre in the Grounds of the Magnificent Castle Park.Accessible by Public Transport: Colchester Town station is 0 miles away.

Visit Santa At The Castle

Type:Christmas - Santa

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

Tel: 01206 282939

Fax: 01206 282925

Opening Times

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