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Family Tours of the Castle

£3pp after Castle admission

11am, 2pm & 3pm

Join us for a special family tour of the Castle. Travel back over 2000 years on a trip into the hidden spaces of Colchester Castle. Descend into the Roman Vaults underneath the Castle and climb the biggest Norman spiral staircase in England. Hear tales of victory, defeat and the hard-fought battles that have made Colchester the town it is today. Then enjoy the panoramic view of the town’s skyline from the Castle roof.

This event is suitable for ages 4+

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