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image for Children's Activity Event item typeChristmas Open Evening @ Colchester Castle at Colchester Castle Museum

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Children's Activity Event, Wed 12 Dec 2018 - Thu 12 Dec 2019, free entry


Colchester Castle at Christmas

Colchester Castle at Christmas


Colchester Castle Museum


Castle Park,


A seasonal treat as Colchester Castle opens its doors for free!

Come and soak up the Christmas atmosphere with carols,
mince pies, entertainment and possibly even meet Santa
before his big night!

Free opening: 3pm – 8.30pm
Meet Santa & receive a gift £5

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostAccepts groups

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 12 Dec 2018 - Thu 12 Dec 2019 15:00 to 20:30


Free entry

Events at this Venue

date event
Mon 2 Jul - Sun 6 Jan Colchester In The First World War
Sat 20 Oct Knightzzz At The Museum
Thu 25 Oct - Fri 25 Oct Sherlock Bones
Fri 26 Oct Dark Tours
Wed 31 Oct High Spirits
Thu 8 Nov - Fri 8 Nov First World War Tea and Talk



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Map reference: TL 998253  Lat: 51.89066 Long: 0.90319

Situated in the Town Centre in the Grounds of the Magnificent Castle Park.

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Colchester Town station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome