What's on inColchester


Welcome to Colchester

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Colchester - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Colchester to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Colchester

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Of all the birds
St Andrew's Church

The natural world and birds in particular provided a wealth of imagery and allegory for medieval and renaissance musicians poets and artists. They provided a convenient cipher through which human dramas could be played out at a safe remove and also served…

TEL: 07762 015645
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Luke Kempner | House of Faces
Colchester Arts Centre

Luke Kempner is an exceptionally talented comedian impressionist actor and singer.Luke garnered global attention in 2012 with his hit viral video Downstairs At Downton. Since then Luke has gone from strength to strength taking his one man show The Only Way Is…

TEL: 01206 500900
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Tourist Attractions


Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo has some of the best cat and primate collections in Europe. See a White Tiger eye to eye in White Tiger Valley, or get closer to the Zoo's Chimpanzees at Chimp World. The Zoo received special recognition for its work on projects across the board…

Paycocke House

A fine 16th century timber‐framed house, and one of the jewels among the many interesting buildings in Coggeshall and is a legacy from the town's prosperous Wool Age.Coggeshall was also famous for its lace, examples of which are displayed inside Paycocke's House. There is a very attractive…

Colchester Castle

A visit to Colchester Castle Museum takes you through 2000 years of some of the most important events in British History. At the museum you can see real mosaics, go inside the foundations of the Roman temple that once stood here and take part in a story tour…

Kings

Kings Nightclub in Colchester, Essex. Contact venue on telephone number 01206 210531 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Route

Route Nightclub in Colchester, Essex. Contact venue on telephone number 01206 366377 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Megabowl

Bowling at Megabowl in Colchester, Essex. Contact venue on 01206 560500 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Colchester? See our list of attractions in Colchester, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.