Wilkin's Jam Factory, Factory Hill, Tiptree, Colchester, Essex, CO5 0RF
Over 50 years ago, John Wilkin began collecting the paraphernalia of preserve making and Essex village life. The John Wilkin Collection is now jam packed with artefacts! Get a real taste of Tiptree in the building where the famous jam was first prepared. Enjoy freshly made lunches and home-made cakes in our quiet, relaxed tea room or terrace.
Monday-Saturday: 10.00am to 17.00pm (Summer) Sunday 11.00am to 17.00pm (Summer) Monday to Saturday: 10.00am to 16.00pm (Winter) Sunday: 11.00am to 16.00pm (Winter) Closed 25th-28th December and 1st January
By Road: After leaving the A12 at Kelvedon, the Tiptree visitor centre is signposted onto the B1023 Tiptree road. On arriving in Tiptree continue towards Tollesbury. As you leave Tiptree, the visitor centre is on your right. Be sure to take the entrance AFTER the red brick wall.