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image for Children's Activity Event item typeArchaeological Finds Quiz and Handling at Colchester Roman circus centre

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Children's Activity Event, from 18 Aug 2017, free entry

CAT Timetable

CAT Timetable


CAT Roman Circus


Roman Circus Walk,


Come and meet a real Colchester Archaeological Trust archaeologist and have a look at our table of archaeological objects– can you guess what they are, how old they are and what they were used for?!

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

Children welcome

Free Wi-Fi in circus centre and café.

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 25 Aug 2017 11:00 to 12:00
Fri 1 Sep 2017 11:00 to 12:00
Fri 8 Sep 2017 11:00 to 12:00
Fri 15 Sep 2017 11:00 to 12:00


Free entry



Plan route to Colchester Roman circus centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 998245  Lat: 51.88418 Long: 0.89695

Nearby public P&D 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.


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

Free Wi-Fi in circus centre and café.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to restaurant / cafe
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp or lift to the toilets
  • YesLevel access (ie no steps or thresholds) or access by ramp to a specially adapted toilet for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesAudible alarm system