Things To Do in Colchester
One of the finest Zoos in Europe with over 250 species to see, set in 60 acres of beautiful parkland and lakes, Colchester Zoo is well worth a visit.
We have 7 Visitor Centres, 87 Nature Reserves, 1 Nature Park and manage 7,200 acres of land. We educate 25,000 children and adults every year.
Based just outside Colchester, Essex, we are a Working Museum dedicated to preserving the history of railways in the Eastern Counties.
The Beth Chatto Gardens began in 1960, transforming an overgrown wasteland between two farms using the principles of "Ecological gardening".
Great for families, organised wildlife groups, school parties and walkers.
4-6th June 2010 10am- 6pm Gardens open, Art Exhibition, Antiques valuations, silent auction, Hot & Cold food, over 100 Trade Stands.
Gainsborough's House, the only artist's birthplace open to the public in Britain, was established as a museum in 1961.
A visit to Colchester Castle Museum takes you through 2000 years of some of the most important events in British history.
As well as just coming to play, we are the ideal venue for parties. With a wide choice of parties to suit your requirements.
We provide a range of tours and events which bring to life the long and fascinating history of Colchester in a friendly and accessible way.
Offers excellent birdwatching opportunities & is a Wetland of International Importance.
Lavenham is famed for its wealth of surviving timber-framed buildings, which make it one of the best-preserved medieval villages in England.
The National Trust protects special places in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, for ever, for everyone.
Travelling in England, Scotland, or Wales? We've been there - and if we haven't been there yet, it's on our list!
Johann Sebastian Ford Lane Colchester CO7 8AT
High Street Colchester CO1 1UG
Tel: 01206 282940
The Guildhall Of Corpus Christi Market Place Sudbury CO10 9QZ
Tel: 01787 247646
Maldon Road Colchester CO3 0SL
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